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The president of the Venezuelan National Assembly Julio Borges (C, left) is pictured during a meeting with different sectors of the civil society in which he called for unity and announced the opposition would stage its own popular vote against  the plan by President Nicolas Maduro to form an assembly to reform the constitution, at the theatre of Chacao in Caracas, on July 3, 2017.
Venezuela's opposition called for a popular vote on July 16 over Maduro's constitutional reforms which it brands a ploy to cling to power. A political and economic crisis in the oil-producing country has spawned often violent demonstrations by protesters demanding Maduro's resignation and new elections. The unrest has left 89 people dead since April 1. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO        (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)
The president of the Venezuelan National Assembly Julio Borges (C, left) is pictured during a meeting with different sectors of the civil society in which he called for unity and announced the opposition would stage its own popular vote against  the plan by President Nicolas Maduro to form an assembly to reform the constitution, at the theatre of Chacao in Caracas, on July 3, 2017.
Venezuela's opposition called for a popular vote on July 16 over Maduro's constitutional reforms which it brands a ploy to cling to power. A political and economic crisis in the oil-producing country has spawned often violent demonstrations by protesters demanding Maduro's resignation and new elections. The unrest has left 89 people dead since April 1. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO        (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

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Diputado opositor: Hacemos consulta en rebeldía porque el CNE no se atrevió al referendo

"Ese referendo que Maduro no quiere que se haga, que Tibisay Lucena o el CNE impidió que se hiciera, lo vamos a hacer directamente [...] para que haya evidencia histórica del rechazo a esa Constituyente antidemocrática", dice el diputado opositor de la MUD José Ignacio Guédez sobre la consulta popular convocada por la oposición sobre la Constituyente.

Diputado opositor: Hacemos consulta en rebeldía porque el CNE no se atrevió al referendo

"Ese referendo que Maduro no quiere que se haga, que Tibisay Lucena o el CNE impidió que se hiciera, lo vamos a hacer directamente [...] para que haya evidencia histórica del rechazo a esa Constituyente antidemocrática", dice el diputado opositor de la MUD José Ignacio Guédez sobre la consulta popular convocada por la oposición sobre la Constituyente.