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UN Human Rights Chief to Meet Lawyer of Venezuelan Opposition Figure

A top Venezuelan opposition leader was prevented from leaving the country Thursday for a meeting in New York with the U.N. human rights chief. Henrique Capriles, who challenged President Nicolas Maduro for the presidency in 2013, had his passport cancelled at the airport as he tried to leave the country, according to news reports. Capriles was on his way to New York to meet with U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein when Zeid tweeted this: The...

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