Venezuelans demand crackdown on violence

Killing of Miss Venezuela spurs calls demanding the formation of a national plan to counter violence.

    After the murder of a beauty queen, people in Venezuela are demanding the government crack down on gang violence.

    At the moment, only ten percent of recorded crimes result in a conviction.
     
    Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Caracas.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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