Students Protest in Caracas

Collection with 18 media items created by Sergio Alvarez

11 Mar 2014 22:00

A student march heading towards the Ombudsman's Office in Caracas to protest violation of rights was held back and dispersed with tear gas in the Central University of Venezuela by the Bolivarian National Police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 1
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students hold a banner during a march towards the Ombudsman's Office in Caracas.

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Students Protest in Caracas 2
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A student holds a bullhorn to cheer fellow protesters.

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Students Protest in Caracas 3
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

An officer organizes police efforts to contain the march.

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Students Protest in Caracas 4
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Hundreds of police officers lined up outside Central University of Venezuela to contain the students' march.

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Students Protest in Caracas 5
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A police officer gazes at student protesters in Caracas on Wednesday.

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Students Protest in Caracas 6
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Hundreds of students marched towards the Ombudsman's Office in Caracas to protest violation of rights during protests.

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Students Protest in Caracas 7
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students with gas masks and shirts over their faces get ready for tear gas fire from police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 8
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Protesters and news personnel lean against a wall to avoid airborne teargas canisters.

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Students Protest in Caracas 9
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A female student cries while holding a Venezuelan flag upside down.

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Students Protest in Caracas 10
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students affected by tear gas rest against a wall inside the Central University of Caracas.

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Students Protest in Caracas 11
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students hold their ground despite disproportionate firing of tear gas by the national police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 12
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students hold their ground despite disproportionate firing of tear gas by the national police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 13
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A suffocating student is attended to by volunteer medical personnel during protests on Wednesday.

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Students Protest in Caracas 14
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Protesters affected by tear gas crouched down in an attempt to lessen the effects of airborne gas.

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Students Protest in Caracas 15
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students stand in front of a cloud of tear gas fired by national police outside Central University of Venezuela on Wednesday.

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Students Protest in Caracas 16
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students lean on the floor and walk away from tear gas fired by national police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 17
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A student covers his face with a piece of cloth to protect himself from tear gas fired by police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 18
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A female student wears a scarf to protect herself from tear gas fired by police.