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Venezuela: Protesters take inspiration from Kiev slingshot00:54

Venezuela: Protesters take inspiration from Kiev slingshot

Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of, Caracas
April 5, 2014 at 18:23 GMT +00:00 · Published

Venezuela: Protesters take inspiration from Kiev slingshot

Protesters deployed a makeshift slingshot to fire projectiles towards police during demonstrations in Caracas on Friday.

Flammable projectiles were also hurled at police who had formed up behind riot shields atop a bridge in the centre of the Venezuelan capital.

Slingshots were used by anti-government protesters during clashes in Kiev throughout January and February.

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Venezuela: Protesters take inspiration from Kiev slingshot

Protesters deployed a makeshift slingshot to fire projectiles towards police during demonstrations in Caracas on Friday.

Flammable projectiles were also hurled at police who had formed up behind riot shields atop a bridge in the centre of the Venezuelan capital.

Slingshots were used by anti-government protesters during clashes in Kiev throughout January and February.

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