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Venezuela: National Guard staves off protesters' charge on Supreme Court in Caracas02:20

Venezuela: National Guard staves off protesters' charge on Supreme Court in Caracas

Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of, Caracas
July 6, 2017 at 23:58 GMT -00:00 · Published

The National Guard clashed with anti-Maduro protesters at the entrance of Las Mercedes neighbourhood, east of Caracas, Thursday.

The clashes ensued as the National Guard fired tear gas at the protesters, to prevent them from reaching the Supreme Court of Justice, allegedly in search for General Prosecutor Luisa Ortega.

More than 100 people lost their lives in more than 90 days of street violence since the start of the protest, as according to the Venezuelan Ministry of Communication.

Venezuela: National Guard staves off protesters' charge on Supreme Court in Caracas02:20
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The National Guard clashed with anti-Maduro protesters at the entrance of Las Mercedes neighbourhood, east of Caracas, Thursday.

The clashes ensued as the National Guard fired tear gas at the protesters, to prevent them from reaching the Supreme Court of Justice, allegedly in search for General Prosecutor Luisa Ortega.

More than 100 people lost their lives in more than 90 days of street violence since the start of the protest, as according to the Venezuelan Ministry of Communication.

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