Venezuela's Leopoldo Lopez says he met generals during house arrest

Lopez spoke to reporters outside the Spanish ambassador's residence in Caracas.

(CNN)Leading Venezuelan opposition figure Leopoldo Lopez claims he met high-ranking members of the Venezuelan security services while under house arrest.

Speaking to journalists at the gates of the Spanish ambassador's residence in Caracas, Lopez said senior members of the military supported the end of the regime of President Nicolas Maduro.
Lopez, who has been in some form of detention since a series of mass protests in 2014, said he believed Maduro's government would fall "in weeks."