The Germain Vargas presidential candidate of Colombia said Friday that the Army of Venezuela protects the FARC leaders, and in that country also sheltering leaders of the ELN, Colombia's main guerrilla.
"In the states of Tachira, Zulia and Apure FARC camps remain protected by outer rings of security of Venezuelan Army," said Vargas of Cambio Radical Party, former ally of the government of Alvaro Uribe.
"In the state of Zulia, in the camp" Ivan Marquez ", has helped train more than 700 men, including active members of the Bolivarian militias," he said at a political rally in the town of Praderas, in the department ( province) of Valle del Cauca.
Vargas also said that "the Venezuelan territory remains trench of the FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia).
As he indicated, "Ivan Marquez", whose real name is Luciano Marin, is "in the mountains near Perija" like 'Timochenco' (Rodrigo Londono) and 'Bertulfo Alvarez (Hermilio Cabrera).
He claimed that "in the place known as Elorza, Apure State," is "Grannobles (Germain Briceño), all senior commanders of the FARC.
They also "have found refuge in Venezuela," Antonio Garcia and Gabino, guerrilla leaders of the National Liberation Army (ELN), said.
Vargas, who made the complaint to submit your safety program, said that around 60% of the routes used by Colombian traffickers to bring cocaine passing through Venezuela.