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Jan. 9
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Venezuela Update: Prisoner Release Overshadowed by Decree Punishing Electoral Boycott

On December 23, National Constituent Assembly (ANC) head Delcy Rodriguez announced that the ANC’s internal Truth Commission had passed a resolution recommending that the government apply “alternative” sentences to individuals arrested as part of a crackdown on dissent in recent years. The announcement was framed as a gesture of goodwill…

David Smilde

David Smilde

WOLA Senior Fellow and the Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations at Tulane University

Geoff Ramsey

Geoff Ramsey

WOLA Assistant Director for Venezuela