Venezuelan pharmacy says managers freed pending trial

March 21, 2015 6:52 PM

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CARACAS (Reuters) - Pharmacy chain Farmatodo said on Saturday two of its managers have been freed from jail pending trial on charges in an emblematic case of what President Nicolas Maduro calls Venezuela's "economic war."

Farmatodo Executive President Pedro Angarita and Operations Vice President Agustin Alvarez were detained last month and face charges of "boycott" and "economic destabilization" for allegedly exacerbating shopping lines.

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