Venezuela medical students' group treats injured protesters

At least 37 people have died in Venezuela's civil unrest, with hundreds more injured. Amid the growing political and economic conflict, a group of medical students, called the Green Helmets, are helping to treat the injured.

by

    At least 37 people have died in Venezuela's civil unrest, with hundreds more injured.

    Security forces are being accused of using excessive force in the face of mass protests against President Nicolas Maduro.

    Amid the growing political and economic conflict, a group of medical students, called the Green Helmets, are helping to treat the injured.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Caracas.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Revival: The Muslim Response to the Crusades

    Revival: The Muslim Response to the Crusades

    This part of 'The Crusades: An Arab Perspective' explores the birth of the Muslim revival in the face of the Crusades.

    Going undercover as a sex worker

    Going undercover as a sex worker

    A photojournalist describes how she posed as a prostitute to follow the trade in human flesh.

    Africa is not poor, we are stealing its wealth

    Africa is not poor, we are stealing its wealth

    It's time to change the way we talk and think about Africa.