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In Unofficial Vote, Venezuelans Overwhelmingly Reject Constitutional Rewrite

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Roughly 98 percent of voters in Sunday's symbolic referendum rejected President Nicolas Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution. Still, Maduro has dismissed the vote as "meaningless."

TRUMP STEPS IN WH warns Venezuela over rewriting constitution

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The White House is threatening economic action against Venezuela if it proceeds with an election that could lead to the country's constitution being rewritten.

Venezuelan opposition votes amid violence

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One person reportedly killed as President Maduro's opponents stages symbolic vote on his plan to rewrite constitution.

Gunmen attack Venezuelan opposition vote

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One woman has been killed after gunmen attacked a polling station in Venezuela during a vote organised by the national opposition.

Venezuelan’s Opposition Calls For a Strike to Oppose Plans to Rewrite the Constitution

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The country is in turmoil following more than 100 days of clashes between protesters and police

7.1 million Venezuelans vote in symbolic rejection of president's plan to rewrite constitution

Venezuelan's opposition said more than 7.1 million people responded to its call to vote Sunday in a symbolic rejection of President Nicolas Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution, a proposal that has raised tensions in a nation…

The Latest: White House praises Venezuela opposition vote

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The Latest on Venezuela's political confrontation (all times local): 11:55 a.m.

Millions take part in symbolic referendum rejecting plans to rewrite Venezuela's constitution

Millions of government opponents dealt a symbolic blow Sunday to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, casting votes in an unofficial referendum rejecting his controversial plan for a constitutional overhaul.

The Latest: White House praises Venezuela opposition vote

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