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Venezuela Arrests Anti-Maduro Politicians in Sweep

Venezuela rounded up a dissident former general and two other regional politicians on Thursday in what the opposition called a wave of repression by socialist President Nicolas Maduro's government. With its popularity falling during a brutal economic crisis, Maduro's government cast the arrests as part of a crackdown against "terrorists" and coup plotters. Authorities put ex-general Raul Baduel, who was first jailed in 2009 for six years, back behind bars on...

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