Bristvara i Venezuela: likkistor

2014-06-18 Metro

Likkistor har blivit en bristvara i Venezuela och begravningsentreprenörer tvingas låna kistor av varandra eller resa till Colombia för att hitta dem, rapporterar nyhetsbyrån AFP. Vissa begravningsentreprenörer uppmuntrar till kremering för att kistorna ska kunna återanvändas.

Läs mer: http://www.metro.se/nyheter/bristvara-i-venezuela-likkistor/Hdznfr!2KmCzRdGc6oBDQZW2tJBLg/ 

Venezuela confronts volatile fuel dilemma

Financial Times, 2014-06-24

Mr Maduro, a former bus driver himself, may have no choice. Street riots this year that have left over 40 dead, plus over 60 per cent inflation and scarcities of basic goods have seen his approval ratings drop to 39 per cent, according to a late May poll by the Caracas-based Datanálisis, which also found that eight out of 10 Venezuelans believe the country’s situation is “bad”.

Read full story: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/dd849a56-f888-11e3-a333-00144feabdc0.html#ixzz35jqBIbdQ

Mordvåg i Venezuela – likkistorna tar snart slut

Omni 2014-06-13
OROLIGHETERNA I VENEZUELA I Venezuela är mängden mord bland de största i världen. Brottsvågen får nu följder för likkistetillverkarna. På grund av materialbrist har produktionen minskat med en tredjedel.
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Venezuela: Leopoldo Lopez must stand trial, judge rules

BBC 2014-06-05

A Venezuelan judge has ordered opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez to stand trial on charges of instigating violence at an anti-government protest in February.

Mr Lopez of the Popular Will party has been in jail since he handed himself in to the authorities on 18 February.

The charges relate to demonstrations on 12 February, during which three people were killed.

If found guilty, Mr Lopez could face up to 10 years in jail.

Read More: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-27715622