Man dies in anti-Maduro protest in Venezeula

A 49-year-old man died in a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday, on the second day of a nationwide general strike called by the opposition, prosecutors said.

Published: 28th July 2017 01:28 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th July 2017 01:28 AM   |  A+A-

The death, in the northern state of Carabobo, took the total number of people killed in four months of violent anti-Maduro protests to 107.

Pedestrians walk past closed shops and a barricade set up by demonstrators on the second day of a 48-hour general strike (AP)

By AFP

CARACAS: A 49-year-old man died in a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday, on the second day of a nationwide general strike called by the opposition, prosecutors said.

The death, in the northern state of Carabobo, took the total number of people killed in four months of violent anti-Maduro protests to 107.

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