Venezuelan interim president arrested
Posted: Sunday, April 14, 2002
VENEZUELAN interim president Pedro Carmona, his ministers and the chiefs of staff of the armed forces were arrested moments after Carmona resigned today, officials said.
Carmona resigned in a radio address just one day after taking power.
Vice President Diosdado Cabello has been sworn in as Venezuela's president. www.theaustralian.news.com.au