Enrique Mendoza

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Enrique Mendoza
Mayor of Sucre, Miranda
In office
1989–1995
Succeeded by Raoul Bermúdez
34th Governor of Miranda
In office
1995–2004
Preceded by Arnaldo Arocha
Succeeded by Diosdado Cabello
Personal details
Born (1945-08-11) August 11, 1945 (age 68)
Caracas
Political party COPEI
Occupation politician

Enrique Mendoza (born 11 August 1945) is a Venezuelan politician. From 1989 until 1996, Mendoza was the mayor of Sucre Municipality, Miranda of Caracas;[1] he was governor of Miranda state from 1995 to 2004,[citation needed] being re-elected in 1998 and 2000. In 2004 Mendoza was chosen as head of the Coordinadora Democrática.[2]

The U.S. Department of State mentioned Mendoza in its 2008 Human Rights report as denial of a fair public trial.[3][4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Cáceres, Gonzalo (15 August 2004). "Enrique Mendoza / Líder opositor : "Tenemos un plan de gobierno"". La Voz de Asturias. Retrieved 6 February 2010. (Spanish)
  2. ^ BBC, 18 March 2004, The big five opposing Chavez
  3. ^ "US State Department annual report on human rights, section Venezuela". El Universal. 2006-03-08. Retrieved 2010-02-08. 
  4. ^ "2008 Human Rights Report: Venezuela". Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor: 2008 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. U.S. Department of State. February 25, 2009. Retrieved February 3, 2010. 

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