Laura Vidal · March, 2008

Latest posts by Laura Vidal from March, 2008

Venezuela: Bombs in Caracas and Memories of “El Caracazo”

  3 March 2008

On February 27, 1989, riots broke out in Caracas, Venezuela in an event known as "El Caracazo," which is now commemorated with marches, rallies and protests. This year, a series of bombings also took place around various sites around the city. Bloggers chime in on the events, bombings, and recall memories of the historic date.