Proselytism takes hold at Venezuelan election
Likewise, said regulations did not prevent people from attending the simulation using garment in keeping with their favorite candidate.
Moreover, numerous reports revealed the presence of information stands managed by ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela (Psuv) at the voting centers provided for such simulation.
Meanwhile, CNE's president Tibisay Lucena stressed the success in both the full operation of the electoral platform to be used on October 7 presidential election and the application of the provided protocols for each electoral stage.
Among the 55 polling centers provided for the simulation, voters averaged 60 to 90 seconds to cast their vote. The authorities have also informed that failures arising in some pieces of equipment and the systems used to relay election results were successfully met by the contingency means provided.
Translated by Jhean Cabrera
José Vicente Rangel clearly said: "We are not conducting negotiations threatened with a gun in the head." He warned behind closed doors in the midst of the social upheaval occurred during the oil strike in 2002 and 2003. Dissenting Timoteo Zambrano answered back that no other option was available: "The thing is that otherwise, you do not negotiate."