Pentagon says has not received any orders on Venezuela from Trump

by Reuters
Friday, 11 August 2017 22:46 GMT

WASHINGTON, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The Pentagon said on Friday that it had not received any orders on Venezuela after U.S. President Donald Trump said the United States had a possible military option.

"The Pentagon has received no orders," said Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon.

It referred questions to the White House. (Reporting by Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart; Editing by Toni Reinhold)