Violent anti-government protests in Venezuela leave 13 dead

BY News Desk  February 24, 2014 at 6:55 PM EST

Reuters reports that the worst violence in a decade lead to 13 deaths Monday as anti-government demonstrators in the Venezuelan capital Caracas protested scarcity, crime and other issues the country faces. According to the government, 45 have been arrested, 150 have been injured and 529 people have been charged over the unrest.