As Maduro cracks down, Venezuela legislators see intimidation

A woman holds a Venezuelan flag while participating in a candlelight vigil held for victims of recent violence in Caracas, Venezuela May 5, 2019. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

CARACAS (Reuters) – A Venezuelan opposition legislator on Friday fled to Colombia while others said threatening messages had been spray-painted on their homes or intelligence agents had been following them, amid a broad crackdown by President Nicolas Maduro against congress. The country’s top court this week accused 10 legislators in the opposition-run congress of treason […]

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