caracas - The Venezuelan violinist Wuilly Arteaga was injured on carrots on Saturday during carrots in Caracas and brought to a hospital. By fighting his instrument, he grew up in recent months to become one of the most famous faces of the opposition movement against President Nicolás Maduro.
The coalition Democratic Unit had called for a protest march to the Supreme Court, where Maduro's legal vassals resided. The riot police blocked the protesters with armored cars and shielded the passage. The confrontation ran out of hand. Masked youngsters threw with stones and Molotov cocktails, government groups shot from engines with tear gas.
There were several injured, including Arteaga. The 23-year-old musician became famous in Venezuela by playing the national anthem and other popular tunes. On Saturday he was in the wrong place at the front. His moral pale was unbroken. With thick lip and gauze on the face against bleeding but with violin and bark ready, Arteaga had already heard from the hospital fighting. 'Tomorrow I'm back in the street. ''