Tens of thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets over the weekend to march against Socialist President Nicolas Maduro’s brutal regime; demanding food, water, and other necessities as crippling blackouts continue to plague the region.
“After weeks of power cuts and limited access to water, tens of thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets on Saturday to back opposition leader Juan Guaido and protest against President Nicolas Maduro, who they accuse of wrecking the economy,” reports Reuters.
“Venezuelans, already suffering from hyperinflation and widespread shortages of food and medicine, say the crisis has worsened over the past month. That is when crippling nationwide power outages began to leave vast swaths of territory in the dark for days at a time, cutting off water supplies and cell phone service,” adds the article.
“We have to get rid of this usurper, and we can’t think about anything else,” said one resident.
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