Students chained to Cuban embassy end protest in Venezuela
A spokesperson of the student movement said protests would continue. "We have a firm commitment with the Venezuelan people (...) our mouths will not be shut," she stated
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"We asked for his return. We said that if he was able to rule, he had to do it in his own country and not abroad," she added. Vera pointed out that although the demonstration is over, "the battle is not."
She reassured Venezuelans that the student movement would continue rallying, "we are deeply committed to the Venezuelan people (...) they (government officials) will not keep our mouths shut," she stated.
Around 1.5 million Venezuelans have decided to emigrate in search of a better future for their families. The figure accounts to between 4% and 6% of the overall population. Approximately 88% of these expatriates have made up their mind to emigrate over the last 15 years.