Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro greets supporters during an event at the Miraflores Presidential Palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. National police in camouflage uniforms smashed into the office of Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma on Thursday and carried the opposition figure away. Maduro announced that the mayor would be punished for all his efforts to disturb the peace. "He'll be held accountable for all his crimes," Maduro said in comments that TV and radio stations across the country were required to carry. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos) (The Associated Press)
A protester with his mouth covered with a piece of tape that reads in Spanish: "freedom" attends a demonstration demanding the release of Metropolitan Mayor Antonio Ledezma in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. Demonstrators are condemning last night's surprise arrest of the Caracas' mayor f...
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