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The president of the National Assembly, Julio Borges (R) speaks with the first Vice President of the chamber Freddy Guevara as opposition lawmakers pass a key motion against President Nicolas Maduro in a bid to force early elections, at the Congress in Caracas on January 9, 2017.
Venezuelan opposition lawmakers sought to trigger early elections by passing a key censure motion against Maduro, who is ruling over a national economic crisis and consequent food shortages. / AFP / FEDERICO PARRA        (Photo credit should read FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images)
The president of the National Assembly, Julio Borges (R) speaks with the first Vice President of the chamber Freddy Guevara as opposition lawmakers pass a key motion against President Nicolas Maduro in a bid to force early elections, at the Congress in Caracas on January 9, 2017.
Venezuelan opposition lawmakers sought to trigger early elections by passing a key censure motion against Maduro, who is ruling over a national economic crisis and consequent food shortages. / AFP / FEDERICO PARRA        (Photo credit should read FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images)

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