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PHOTOS: Venezuelans Abroad Show Support for Protests
Written by Jessica CarrilloTranslated by Kitty Garden On 19 February 2014 @ 22:36 pm | 4 Comments
In Citizen Media, Photos, Politics, Protest, Spanish, Venezuela, War & Conflict, Weblog
Thousands of Venezuelans that now live outside of their home country have organised demonstrations to support the actions on the streets  in the South American country. The images of these gatherings have been shared widely on social networks.
On Facebook the page SOS Venezuela  [es] collects a large number of photos, which are also published with the tags #iamyourvoicevenezuela  #SOSVenezuela  and #PrayForVenezuela  on Twitter and Instagram.
— Rita (@RitaFinol) February 17, 2014 
My cousin sent me this photos of Venezuelans and foreigners protesting today in Malta.
Some Venezuelans abroad took advantage of the protests to deliver documents to international organisations or to the Parliaments of the countries where they live. This was the case with a group of citizens who demonstrated in The Hague.
— Tomás A. Chang Pico (@TomasChang) February 18, 2014 
Venezuelans in The Hague, Holland. We presented a document to Parliament. We denounced human rights violations in Venezuela
The newspaper TalCual  [es] shared a photo of protestors in Times Square in New York City.
— TalCualDigital.com (@DiarioTalCual) February 18, 2014 
PROTESTS IN NEW YORK. Hundreds of Venezuelans protested in Times Square.
There were even demonstrations in Australia:
— La Voz (@EldiarioLaVoz) February 18, 2014 
Venezuelans in Sydney show their solidarity with the student marches
Meanwhile, in Venezuela the opposition leader Leopoldo López  turned himself in  to the authorities and President Nicolás Maduro assured  that he will faces charges of sedition and “unawareness of the Constitution”.
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URLs in this post:
 actions on the streets: https://globalvoicesonline.org/specialcoverage/protests-in-venezuela/
 SOS Venezuela: https://www.facebook.com/sosVenezuela2014?notif_t=fbpage_fan_invite
 #iamyourvoicevenezuela: https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/iamyourvoicevenezuela
 #SOSVenezuela: https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/sosvenezuela
 #PrayForVenezuela: https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/prayforvenezela
 @guidorinconc: https://twitter.com/guidorinconc
 #SOSVenezuela: https://twitter.com/search?q=%23SOSVenezuela&src=hash
 pic.twitter.com/Fji1a1WzMC: http://t.co/Fji1a1WzMC
 February 17, 2014: https://twitter.com/RitaFinol/statuses/435528305673248768
 #Venezuela: https://twitter.com/search?q=%23Venezuela&src=hash
 pic.twitter.com/7j3OLpLUC4: http://t.co/7j3OLpLUC4
 February 18, 2014: https://twitter.com/TomasChang/statuses/435770653900558336
 Gaby Silva: http://instagram.com/gabysilvah
 video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/p/kkVKmNGhFF/#
 TalCual: http://www.talcualdigital.com/
 http://t.co/ukrjIAueK3: http://t.co/ukrjIAueK3
 pic.twitter.com/uwmkICODa0: http://t.co/uwmkICODa0
 February 18, 2014: https://twitter.com/DiarioTalCual/statuses/435759812878422016
 http://t.co/NF4OaoGKh9: http://t.co/NF4OaoGKh9
 pic.twitter.com/PzFwR4D4vT: http://t.co/PzFwR4D4vT
 February 18, 2014: https://twitter.com/EldiarioLaVoz/statuses/435818266196709376
 Leopoldo López: https://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/02/18/venezuelan-opposition-leader-leopoldo-lopez-turns-himself-in-amid-mass-demonstration/
 himself in: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26244539
 assured: http://www.eluniversal.com/nacional-y-politica/140218/maduro-afirmo-que-lopez-tiene-que-responder-por-llamados-a-la-sedicion
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