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One candidate is among the dead as violence erupts over Venezuela’s constitutional vote

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Several police officers were wounded Sunday in an explosion near Altamira Square in Caracas, Venezuela.  Clashes are breaking out as the voting on a new assembly takes place under strict security measures.

 (Miguel Gutierrez / EPA)
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An explosion Sunday in Caracas, Venezuela, injured several police officers during protests over the vote for a new assembly that would have the power to rewrite the constitution. 

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Police officers react after a device exploded as they rode past during a protest in Caracas against the election for a new assembly.

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A police officer stands guard where a Bolivarian National Police agent was wounded in an explosion that targeted motorized police in the vicinity of the Altamira Square in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Venezuela’s Bolivarian National police move away from the flames after an explosion at Altamira square during clashes against election protesters in Caracas.

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Police officers react after protesters detonated an improvised explosive device in Caracas during a demonstration against the elections for a new assembly.

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A policeman receives aid from fellow officers after an explosion at the Altamira Square in Caracas, Venezuela.

 (Miguel Gutierrez / EPA)
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Protesters drag a burned police motorcycle in the aftermath of an explosion Sunday in Caracas during a demonstration against assembly elections.

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Medics assist a protester wounded in a clash with police that erupted during a demonstration in Caracas against assembly elections.

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Citizens line up to vote in the electoral college of Catia, in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Activists set up barricades during a protest in Caracas against the election for a new assembly.

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People line up in Caracas to cast their vote in the assembly elections.

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