Clashes after police kill boy, 14

February 25, 2015 9:49 AM

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Clashes after police kill boy, 14

The killing of a 14-year-old boy by a policeman during an anti-government protest is raising already high tensions in Venezuela amid a crackdown on the opposition and crippling economic problems.

Protesters hurling rocks clashed with police backed by armoured vehicles late into the night yesterday, and the country was braced for further demonstrations today after the student, identified as Kluiverth Roa, was shot in the head and killed during a confrontation in San Cristobal, the capital of ...

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