What happened on December 6th in Venezuela?

December 6, 2015 will be more than just a date for Venezuelans. For the first time since early 2000 opposition, Democratic Unity Roundtable, is leading the majority of polls against United Socialist Party of Venezuela.  {Source}

The National Assembly has 167 members, almost all won by the Democratic Aliance.


Victory for the democratic party was higher than expected.  Prominent opposition deputy, Julio Borges, told Wall Street Journal that he felt like they have won the World Cup while playing with their two legs tired.

This change will allow prisoners like Leopoldo Lopez be set free.

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