Over 5,000 persons killed in Venezuela for resisting to authority – UN

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A United Nations report released Thursday claims the incidence of alleged extrajudicial killings by the security forces in Venezuela in the context of security operations has been “shockingly high”.

It says Venezuelan government had registered 5,287 killings, purportedly for “resistance to authority,” during such operations last year.

And another 1,569 people have been killed so far this year, according to government figures.

Via Sky News 

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