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Venezuela needs new, fair elections, cardinal says

January 05, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino of Caracas called for new, fair elections in Venezuela, saying that a fresh vote is needed to resolve a continuing political crisis. In his New Year’s message the cardinal characterized 2017 as a “very tragic” year for the country, noting that more than 120 people had died in incidents when government forces attacked public demonstrations.

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