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Venezuelans at polls reject charter's rewrite

Leaders unmoved by symbolic vote

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Photographs by AP/ARIANA CUBILLOS

People line up to cast their ballots at a polling station in Caracas, Venezuela, during a symbolic referendum against rewriting the nation’s constitution.

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans lined up across the country and in expatriate communities around the world Sunday to vote in a symbolic rejection of President Nicolas Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution.

Volunteers count ballots after a polling station closed during a symbolic referendum Sunday in Caracas, Venezuela.

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