Venezuela envoy sorry for joke about bullets striking opponents

March 13, 2015 12:07 AM

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CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's ambassador to the Organization of American States apologized on Thursday for joking how bullets would sound going through "empty" heads of government opponents.

"I added a bit of black humor at the end that might have been a mistake," the veteran diplomat and former foreign minister, Roy Chaderton, said of his controversial remarks earlier in the week.

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