Capriles: Richard Mardo is not an offender; he was set up a trap
During an event in support of opposition Deputy Richard Mardo, opposition leader Henrique Capriles stressed that Mardo has never misappropriated money from public accounts
During an event in support of Mardo, arranged by umbrella opposition group MUD, Capriles made it clear that Mardo has never misappropriated money from public accounts.
Capriles called for trust and support from citizens, and hinted, "We are risking everything for a higher purpose: changing Venezuela."
Cristian Fonseca, a businessman in La Candelaria district downtown Caracas, was doing the accounts in his small shop office on Sunday December 21, 2008. The Christmas shopping season kept him working late hours into the night. It was around 11 p.m. and his phone rang. A friend broke the bad news to him over the telephone.