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Brazil Protests

June 18, 2013
Protest against bus fare increase sparked nationwide protest movement demanding systemic change

Latin America

June 18, 2013
Protest against bus fare increase sparked nationwide protest movement demanding systemic change

Police Attack Union Strikes in Ankara

June 6, 2013

The day before PM Erdogan returns, police crack down on peaceful workers’ demonstrations in solidarity with Gezi protesters

Most of Latin America Recognizes Maduro as President; Opposition Charges Fraud Demands Recount

April 18, 2013

Opposition member of National Electoral Council says vote results correct; Opposition waiting for ruling on recount

Maduro Wins Venezuelan Election with 50.66% of Vote – Capriles Demands Audit

April 15, 2013

Greg Wilpert: Election far closer than expected as Maduro ran a weak campaign; electronic voting process verified by paper ballots, audit unlikely to find discrepancy