CARACAS, Venezuela—Venezuela’s defense minister said Monday that authorities were still looking for a small group of rebels—including active military officers—who raided an army base and stole weapons early Sunday.
The dawn raid, which led to three deaths, was an embarrassment to the government by underscoring how easily a group of civilians and former soldiers raided the ammunition depot of the Paramacay artillery base, home to an armored brigade.
The government said the attackers made off with close to 100 AK-103 assault rifles and a handful of grenade launchers. The incident in Valencia, the country’s third-largest city…
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