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The Social Crisis That Is Affecting Venezuela

Venezuela has experienced a wave of riots in the last few few weeks.In a report by Noticias 24, the looting that has come about because of the social problems in Venezuela has caused three people to lose their lives. The prosecutors office is investigating the death of these three people because they were shot during these protest. Many different shops and stores have become the targets of violence in Venezuela.
There have been crowds that have entered into stores chanting, “we want food!” According to Mr. Jose Manuel Gonzalez, every day this is happening more and more, and it has become a very big problem in Venezuela.

President Nicholas Maduro won the election after Hugo Chavez in 2013 and he is accusing his enemies of deliberately stirring up trouble and seeking a coup. The political opposition is trying to remove Maduro, who is a socialist, from office. They claim that the country is in turmoil because of him, and that the only solution to the countries problems is to get rid of the current president. More and More there are individuals that are agreeing with their sentiments.