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As Venezuela body count rises, victim’s father tries to make it personal for Maduro

Venezuela's opposition is asking demonstrators to shut down all traffic for two hours Friday to protest the point-blank shooting death by the national guard of a 22-year-old man identified as David Vallenilla on Thursday.

Haiti

Guy Philippe gets nine years in U.S. prison

Guy Philippe, an elected Haitian senator and former police commander who eluded capture in Haiti for more than a decade, was sentenced to nine years in prison in Miami federal court on June 21, 2017 for accepting bribes to protect cocaine smugglers who used the island to ship drugs to the United States.

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Video shows shooting of Venezuelan protester David Vallenilla

Venezuela's opposition is asking demonstrators to shut down all traffic for two hours Friday to protest the point-blank shooting death by the national guard of a 22-year-old man identified as David Vallenilla on Thursday.
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Video shows shooting of Venezuelan protester David Vallenilla 0:29

Video shows shooting of Venezuelan protester David Vallenilla

Uncertainty whittles away hope for Cuban migrants 2:16

Uncertainty whittles away hope for Cuban migrants

Guy Philippe gets nine years in U.S. prison 0:58

Guy Philippe gets nine years in U.S. prison

Venezuelan national guard opens fire on protesters 0:13

Venezuelan national guard opens fire on protesters