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Venezuela unrest shakes up opposition

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello
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Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro greets supporters during a rally with farmers in Caracas February 26, 2014. Pope Francis called on Wednesday for an end to violence in Venezuela that has killed at least 13 people and urged politicians to take the lead in calming the nation's worst unrest for a decade. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro greets supporters during a rally with farmers in Caracas February 26, 2014. Pope Francis called on Wednesday for an end to violence in Venezuela that has killed at least 13 people and urged politicians to take the...more

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro greets supporters during a rally with farmers in Caracas February 26, 2014. Pope Francis called on Wednesday for an end to violence in Venezuela that has killed at least 13 people and urged politicians to take the lead in calming the nation's worst unrest for a decade. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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A demonstrator uses a slingshot against the National Guard during a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government in San Cristobal, about 410 miles (660 km) southwest of Caracas, February 27, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator uses a slingshot against the National Guard during a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government in San Cristobal, about 410 miles (660 km) southwest of Caracas, February 27, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator uses a slingshot against the National Guard during a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government in San Cristobal, about 410 miles (660 km) southwest of Caracas, February 27, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello
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Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Miranda's state governor and opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks during an interview with Reuters in Caracas February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Marco Bello
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