A thousand words in one picture:
The caption reads,
This image, widely circulated online, adorned the front page of El Nacional, a leading Venezuelan newspaper. The original caption reads, in translation, “National Guardsmen suppressing the students in Maracaibo and other state capitals showed a new yet primitive weapon: a thick chain with hooks capable of tearing and doing serious damage to those attacked.”
H/t Joe Lima
Who makes these weapons? Are they imported, or are they a Hugolandia exclusive?
Today’s editorial at the Wall Street Journal, The Chávez Meltdown
There’s a lot of ruin in Venezuela.
UPDATE, Sunday 31 January
How many forms of torture can you count in this picture?