Four dead, hundreds detained after Venezuela blackout: rights groups

FILE PHOTO: People wave the national flag from their windows during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas, Venezuela, March 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/File Photo

CARACAS (Reuters) – Four people were killed and at least 300 were detained in association with protests and looting that took place during Venezuela’s nationwide blackout, rights groups said on Thursday. The OPEC nation suffered its worst blackout in history last week following technical problems that the government of President Nicolas Maduro called an act […]

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