Our award-winning reporting has moved

Context provides news and analysis on three of the world’s most critical issues:

climate change, the impact of technology on society, and inclusive economies.

Young man shot during protest in Caracas Venezuela - witnesses

by Reuters
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 15:53 GMT

CARACAS, April 19 (Reuters) - A young man was shot during an anti-government demonstration in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas, two people who witnessed the incident said.

Reuters was unable to immediately obtain further details on the incident. The witnesses said the man was shot in the head. The Information Ministry did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment. (Reporting by Brian Ellsworth, Andreina Aponte and Eyanir Chinea; Editing by Frances Kerry)

Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.