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Venezuelan protesters abused, says HRW report

Venezuelan security forces are accused of illegally detaining and abusing opposition protesters in a report by Human Rights Watch (HRW).

The report says that in some cases troops used torture, including threats of rape and execution.

More than 40 people have died since protests began in early February, with more than 2,000 people arrested.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 06 May 2014
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