Families of defected Venezuelan soldiers speak out about torture

Families of Venezuelan soldiers imprisoned for opposing the regime speak of their treatment by law enforcement officers.

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    Nearly 500 Venezuelan soldiers have deserted since Saturday.

    Hundreds more, who have been accused of conspiring against Nicolas Maduro's government, have been tortured and face up to 30 years in prison for treason.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Caracas.


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