All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Venezuela protests’

Venezuela Beauty Queen Killed During Protests

It was in her name. Genesis Carmona. A new beginning. A promising start. The 22-year-old was a college student studying marketing and a locally famous beauty queen in her home state of Carabobo, Venezuela. She had looks, brains, and a world of promise. Then with a cowardly sniper’s bullet, it was all gone, and Carmona’s short life was over. Having …

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Venezuela Protests Leave 3 People Dead

Youth Day marches in Caracas, Venezuela turned violent with at least three people dead from gunshot wounds. Protests against the government have been escalating since the inauguration of President Nicolas Maduro in April 2013. The violent events were another cry from the opposition hardliners, who have been denouncing Maduro through demonstrations in provinces weeks prior to the latest incident. According to …

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