A demonstrator takes cover behind a home made shield decorated with an image of Jesus during clashes with security forces in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Venezuela’s defense minister is urging the country’s national guardsmen to refrain from using excessive force as they confront protesters after more than two months of anti-government demonstrations. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Opposition protests in Venezuela took a deadly turn again Wednesday when a teenager was killed at a march demanding an end to the government’s push to rewrite the struggling nation’s constitution. Hours later, the body of a national guardsman was found in a residential neighborhood in eastern Caracas.
Hundreds of national guardsmen and police officers fired tear gas at protesters a day after …
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