65-Year-Old Venezuelan Economist, Professor Santiago Guevara has lost 60 Pounds in Prison

Updated: Apr 26, 2019

It has been over six months since Santiago Guevara, a 65-year-old economist and professor who has taught at the University of Carabobo for the past 42 years, was arrested in Valencia, Venezuela.

According to the local newspapers, Santiago Guevara has been held in the headquarters of the General Directorate of Military Counterintelligence (DGCIM) in Caracas and has lost more than 60 pounds of his body weight. His health is deteriorating rapidly.