Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido stripped of immunity, can face prosecution

//Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido stripped of immunity, can face prosecution

Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido stripped of immunity, can face prosecution

Venezuelan lawmakers loyal to President Nicolas Maduro have stripped opposition leader Juan Guaido’s immunity – and authorised a high court to criminally prosecute him for proclaiming himself the crisis-hit country’s ruler.Guaido – whose claim is recognised by over 50 countries – had earlier expressed fears of being abducted by government agents following a request by the Supreme Court to the Constituent Assembly to lift his parliamentary immunity.Critics of the controversial two-year-old body…

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