'Horror, fear, despair': Venezuela's oil capital shattered by 'tsunami' of violent looting

The Guardian - 03-26

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Some liken the damage wrought on Venezuela’s second city to a natural disaster. Others suspect satanic intervention. “El demonio,” says Betty Méndez, a local shopkeeper, by way of explanation for the wave of looting and unrest that convulsed Maracaibo earlier this month.