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


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    From Qatar to Alaska, a personal journey exploring what it means to belong when your culture is endangered.