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Venezuelan officials arrest opposition leader
Venezuelan officials arrest opposition leader's uncle

An ally of President Nicolás Maduro said Wednesday that officials have detained a close relative of opposition leader Juan Guaidó, accusing the uncle of trying to smuggle "dangerous materials" into Venezuela. Guaidó accused Maduro of using his uncle, Juan José Márquez, as a means of threatening him as he returns from an international tour rallying support to oust the socialist leader. Socialist party chief Diosdado Cabello, a Maduro ally, said in his weekly TV program Wednesday night that Guaidó's uncle had been detained for allegedly carrying small amounts of C-4 explosives and two bullet-proof jackets.