U.S. warns travel to Venezuela could be risky

Fri June 1, 2007 5:50AM EDT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is urging its citizens to think twice about traveling to Venezuela, citing protests and political tensions over the closure of an opposition broadcaster in Caracas.
Nationwide demonstrations sparked by President Hugo Chavez’s decision not to renew Radio Caracas Television’s (RCTV) broadcast license continue and now students are calling for university strikes, the State Department said in an alert issued on Thursday.
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    […] US warns travel to Venezuela could be riskyFri June 1, 2007 5:50AM EDT. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is urging its citizens to think twice about traveling to Venezuela, citing protests and political tensions over the closure of an opposition broadcaster in Caracas. … […]

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