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  2/23/2014, Adar 23, 5774

Venezuela: Death Toll Rises to 8 in Violent Riots

Two young people were killed as a result of the recent riots in Venezuela over the last 10 days, bringing the death toll up to eight.  

A young female student, 23, who had been shot in the head with a rubber bullet, succumbed to the injuries yesterday (Saturday). The second, a 29-year-old young man, was killed when his motorcycle hit a chain that had been laid across the road, causing him to crash.