He called the regional group's lack of agreement "a diplomatic and political victory," and added that he would ignore any future decision by the body.CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Young protesters broke down a metal fence guarding an air base in Caracas on Saturday before being repelled by security forces firing tear gas in another day of anti-government protests in Venezuela's capital.An opposition supporter holds a rosary as she prays with others during a June 14 rally against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas. “Is this silence a sign the Vatican’s diplomatic efforts have been counterproductive in solving the country’s current political crisis,” asks Father de Souza? An opposition supporter holds a rosary as she prays with others during a June 14 rally against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s government in Caracas. , Father Raymond de Souza makes the observation that Pope Francis has not mentioned Venezuela since an extraordinary meeting with the nation’s bishops on June 8.
But we do it because we believe our reports matter.Caracas (AFP) - A 22-year-old man was shot dead on Thursday during an anti-government protest in Caracas, becoming the 75th victim in three months of unrest over the rule of President Nicolas Maduro.The young man was killed during a demonstration in the capital's Altamira area, the public ministry said on Twitter, without specifying the type of weapon that killed him.“A a person was set on fire, beaten up, they stabbed him four times. Is that what we call democracy; we call this politics? More people are reading the Today Venezuela than ever but advertising revenues across the media are falling fast.They hit him and nearly lynched him, just because someone shouted out that he was a ‘Chavista’ … ” More than 70 people have died in incidents linked to the ongoing protests since regular anti-government marches aimed at forcing out the Maduro government broke out two months ago, often spilling over into incidents of violence. And unlike many news organizations, we haven’t put up a paywall – we want to keep our site as open as we can. Updating reports on Today Venezuela takes a lot of time, money and hard work.“Why does (National Assembly chief) Julio Borges allow this, and (opposition leader) Henrique Capriles allow this? “Orlando Figuera beaten, stabbed and burned alive by ‘demonstrators’ is the symbol of hate crimes in Venezuela,” Saab wrote.