Opposition leader: We are not satisfied with the election results
Executive secretary of opposition Unified Democratic Panel (MUD) Ramón Guillermo Aveledo said the results of the gubernatorial vote held on Sunday show that "no one surrenders." He noted that the opposition campaign was conducted under "very difficult circumstances"
Aveledo, however, congratulated the governors reelected in the states of Miranda, Henrique Capriles; Lara, Henri Falcón, and Amazonas, Liborio Guarulla.
Aveledo said the results of the election of state governors show that "no one surrenders." He noted that the opposition campaign was conducted under "very difficult circumstances."
He stressed that "difficult political and economic times are coming," and reiterated that the MUD will "continue to serve the country."
Cristian Fonseca, a businessman in La Candelaria district downtown Caracas, was doing the accounts in his small shop office on Sunday December 21, 2008. The Christmas shopping season kept him working late hours into the night. It was around 11 p.m. and his phone rang. A friend broke the bad news to him over the telephone.