Venezuela Rhetoric, Protests get nastier

Venezuela Protests

A Bolivarian National Guard officer holds a demonstrator’s head up to help him breathe after his detention during clashes in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, March 14, 2014. The Venezuelan government is stepping up security operations in Caracas and other cities where demonstrators are blocking streets, avenues and highways. President Nicolas Maduro said that those involved in creating road barricades will be arrested.