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Venezuela Rising: Dispatch Six

Thousands gathered in the centre of Caracas on Saturday to protest food shortages.

by Alex Miller
12 March 2014, 9:25pm

On March 8th, thousands gathered in the center of Caracas yet again to protest the food shortages in Venezuela, which they hold the government responsible for. Significantly, the former opposition presidential candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski was rumoured to be in attendance at the demonstration. Meanwhile, violent clashes between police and protesters in Altamira Square have become a nightly event.


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