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.
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.