Venezuela frees most students detained in camp raids




 
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May 11th, 2014  
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Topic: Venezuela frees most students detained in camp raids


Venezuela said on Sunday it had freed most of the 243 youth activists arrested in raids last week on street camps set up to protest against President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government. Although the government hoped the demolition of four camps in Caracas would snuff out a three-month protest movement, activists vowed the measure had only strengthened their resolve to demonstrate against Maduro.




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