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Jailed Venezuela protest leader mocks Maduro's talks

Stones and paint are seen after being thrown by anti-government protesters at members of the national guard during clashes at Altamira square in Caracas February 28, 2014. Venezuelans began a week-long national holiday on Thursday as some protests still simmered but President Nicolas Maduro's government was hoping the break will take the heat out of the nation's worst unrest for a decade. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Stones and paint are seen after being thrown by anti-government protesters at members of the national guard during clashes at Altamira square in Caracas February 28, 2014. Venezuelans began a week-long national holiday on Thursday as some protests...more

Stones and paint are seen after being thrown by anti-government protesters at members of the national guard during clashes at Altamira square in Caracas February 28, 2014. Venezuelans began a week-long national holiday on Thursday as some protests still simmered but President Nicolas Maduro's government was hoping the break will take the heat out of the nation's worst unrest for a decade. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez is escorted by supporters before handing himself over in Caracas February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez is escorted by supporters before handing himself over in Caracas February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez is escorted by supporters before handing himself over in Caracas February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Anti-government protesters are hit by a water cannon during clashes with the national guard at Altamira square in Caracas February 28, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

Anti-government protesters are hit by a water cannon during clashes with the national guard at Altamira square in Caracas February 28, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

Anti-government protesters are hit by a water cannon during clashes with the national guard at Altamira square in Caracas February 28, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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