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Poverty, impunity boost Venezuela's soaring crime rate

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Crime in Venezuela is completely out of control and the murder rate has risen to levels greater than some war zones. The figures rose during the 14-year presidency of Hugo Chávez. From the streets of Caracas the third-part of our series on Venezuela examines how crime is fueled by poverty and impunity.

Girish Gupta
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