Carlos Mata Figueroa

Carlos Mata
Minister of Defense
In office
25 January 2010 – January 2012
Preceded byRamón Carrizales
Succeeded byHenry Rangel Silva
Governor of Nueva Esparta
In office
December 28, 2012 – October 2017
Preceded byMorel Rodríguez
Succeeded byAlfredo Díaz
Personal details
Political partyUnited Socialist Party of Venezuela

Carlos José Mata Figueroa is a former Defence Minister of Venezuela from January 2010 to January 2012[1][2][3]) and the Chief of the Venezuelan armed forces. He holds the rank of General in the Venezuelan Army.[4]

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  1. ^ "Perfil del Carlos Mata Figueroa". Archived from the original on 25 August 2013. Retrieved 24 August 2013.
  2. ^ "General Mata Figueroa, new Defence Minister of Venezuela". Retrieved 24 August 2013.
  3. ^ (in Spanish), 17 January 2012, Perfil: Henry Rangel Silva, el nuevo ministro de la Defensa
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