Venezuela's opposition-controlled legislature is refusing to recognize any of the decrees issued by a new, all-powerful constitutional assembly convened by embattled President Nicolas Maduro.
The constituents also approved Tuesday during their second session a decree of coexistence with the state's public powers, reiterating that they will not replace the National Assembly that is now led by the opposition.
Chile's foreign minister Heraldo Munoz told reporters that the group does not intend to meddle in Venezuela's sovereign affairs.
"We are not threatening anyone", said Aristobulo Isturiz, the constitutional assembly's first vice president. The Opposition and his critics, however, view it as a way to wield more authoritative power over the administration.
Presenting the preliminary findings from an investigation conducted in June and July, the United Nations rights office described "a picture of widespread and systematic use of excessive force and arbitrary detentions against demonstrators in Venezuela".
According to the preliminary findings, security forces were allegedly responsible for at least 46 of the protester deaths, while pro-government armed groups were behind 27.
The UN announcement came as Venezuela's Supreme Court ordered the arrest of opposition mayor Ramon Muchacho of the Caracas district of Chacao, which has been the site of intense anti-government protests against President Nicolas Maduro.
The Assembly also created a Truth Commission with plenipotentiary power to ensure justice to victims of violence during the wave of protests against the government that have left at least 120 dead since April.
If there's one thing that the Venezuelan political situation didn't need, it was Diego Armando Maradona barging into the conversation.
The situation became more acute with the installation of the Constituent Assembly last Friday, given that the body was not recognized by the Venezuelan opposition or by many governments and worldwide organizations.
The cyber bullies hacked dozens of official websites managed by the Venezuelan government as an attempt to destabilize the Caracas regime.
Muchacho's whereabouts were not immediately known, but he denounced the ruling on Twitter, saying that "all of the weight of the revolutionary injustice has fallen on my shoulders" for doing his job to guarantee the constitutional right to protest.
The team said violations included "house raids, torture and ill-treatment of those detained in connection with the protests". The UN report said it does not have details for all the deaths.
Mariana Bazzo/Reuters Peru's Foreign Minister Ricardo Luna (C) along with foreign ministers and representatives from across the Americas, called Venezuela now a dictatorship', Ministers criticize human rights violations and use of violence, in Lima, Peru, August 8, 2017.
The assembly was expected to gather at the legislative palace in Caracas for the first time since voting Saturday to remove the nation's outspoken chief prosecutor, a move that drew condemnation from numerous same regional government that are sending representatives to the meeting in Peru's capital.
The slain officer had been with the department less than a year. "He was protecting his community", he said. Officers searched a house Monday morning where McCarthy was thought to be, but he was not there.
The MV-22 Osprey is a tilt-rotor aircraft, capable of carrying 24 people at a time in addition to four crew members. The Marines were running training exercises with the Australian military when the Osprey entered the water.
Naturally, the study points out that Tesla owners are "fanatical", regardless of where they live or what model they bought. American automaker, Tesla has unveiled the Tesla Model 3 , described as the world's cheapest fully electric vehicle .
This is not the first OLED smartphone from LG, as the company earlier launched the LG G Flex 2 in 2015, which has an OLED display. The LG V30 will be officially announced at a pre-IFA 2017 event on the 31 of this month. 148% of the sRGB colour space.
Warren has been suspended from his post as the senior treasury assistant at Somerville College, Britain's Oxford Mail reports . Lathem has worked at Northwestern University since 2007 where he researches a type of bacteria that causes the bubonic plague.
The Foreign Office confirmed it was providing assistance to the woman in Italy and is also cooperating with local authorities. When she walked into the apartment where the photo shoot was supposed to take place, two men attacked her, police said.
The European Commission will assess each of the cities based on criteria approved by the 27 member states remaining in the union. The Minister for Health, Simon Harris has today claimed that Dublin is the ideal new home for the European Medicines Agency .
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