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Venezuela La Planta prison riots

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Hundreds of inmates at a Venezuela prison began rioting 11 days ago in protest of plans to close the jail and move them to other facilities.
Among those killed was an inmate's relative.
Venezuela La Planta prison riots

Relatives of inmates kneel during a demonstration after a riot in front of La Planta prison in Caracas on April 30, 2012. The authorities of the Ministry of Correctional Services are trying to negotiate voluntary transfers to other prisons.

JUAN BARRETO