In this Dec. 5, 2018 photo, people are familiarized with the ballot for local elections during a campaign event by Fernando Melena, who is running to retain his council seat in the eastern district of El Hatillo, just outside Caracas, Venezuela. The elections have been overshadowed by the brutal economic crisis overwhelming the South American country, driving masses abroad in search of a better life.
In this Dec. 5, 2018 photo, people are familiarized with the ballot for local elections during a campaign event by Fernando Melena, who is running to retain his council seat in the eastern district of El Hatillo, just outside Caracas, Venezuela. The elections have been overshadowed by the brutal economic crisis overwhelming the South American country, driving masses abroad in search of a better life. Fernando Llano AP Photo
In this Dec. 5, 2018 photo, people are familiarized with the ballot for local elections during a campaign event by Fernando Melena, who is running to retain his council seat in the eastern district of El Hatillo, just outside Caracas, Venezuela. The elections have been overshadowed by the brutal economic crisis overwhelming the South American country, driving masses abroad in search of a better life. Fernando Llano AP Photo