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IACHR: Insecurity threatens Venezuelans' human rights

The Commission noted that citizens' human rights enjoyment is in jeopardy (File photo: Fernando Sánchez)
In 2012, the Venezuelan government conceded that 16,072 murders were committed in Venezuela, that is, 54 homicides per 100,000 inhabitants, which turns Venezuela into one of the most violent and dangerous countries around the globe. The figures concern the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), institution that claims that the rise in crime (...)