Opposition protesters clash with Bolivarian National Guard while blocking a street in during a protest against elections for the National Constituent Assembly in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, on Sunday. Photo: EPA

Venezuela braces for more deadly protest after ‘sham’ election to empower President Nicolas Maduro draws international condemnation

Socialist president Nicolas Maduro is gambling his four-year rule on the 545-member assembly, which will be authorised to dissolve the opposition-controlled congress and rewrite the constitution

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Opposition protesters clash with Bolivarian National Guard while blocking a street in during a protest against elections for the National Constituent Assembly in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, on Sunday. Photo: EPA
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