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Protest and counter-protest: An interactive timeline of the civil unrest in Venezuela

Follow the progression of events showing how student protests have newly ignited the embers of divisive politics in Venezuela

When students organised country-wide protests on 12 February 2014 to bring to light issues of security and the detentions of university students at earlier demonstrations, no-one could have predicted that Venezuela would have been thrown into more than a month of violence and heavy-handed repression. As the demonstrations pass the one-month mark, questions remain unanswered: Has the government lost control? Is anyone winning? When will it end?

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