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Pe`tar´


n.1.See Petard.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A woman stares into her empty fridge at her house in Petare as she prepares to cook.
Part of Petare municipality in the Caracas area was reported to have been without running water for 30 days, and Palo Verde in north-eastern Sucre state for 12 days.
In the eastern slum of Petare, anti-Maduro residents approached National Guard stations to hand out flyers with an amnesty pledge to encourage the drab-clad guards to turn against Maduro.
Eastern Sucre- Barrio Piritu, Barrio La Rubia, Barrio Altavista, Petare, Caucaguita, La Dolorita, Paulo Sexto and El Llanito.
They said that at around 2.50am local time yesterday, a small group of guardsmen took captive a captain in charge of a police station in western Caracas and then moved across the capital in two military trucks to the poor neighbourhood of Petare, where they stole a cache of weapons from another outpost.
The armed forces added that at around 2.50am local time yesterday, a small group of guardsmen took captive a captain in charge of a police station in western Caracas and then moved across the capital in two military trucks to the poor neighbourhood of Petare, where they stole a cache of weapons from another outpost.
The new beauty queen in a country that loves this kind of pageant is Isabella Rodriguez, 25, from a Caracas shantytown called Petare - home to well over half a million people.
Despite all that, Blandin will cast her vote on Sunday for leftist leader Nicolas Maduro, who she adoringly proclaimed "My president!" during a recent pro-government rally in her poor hillside neighborhood of Petare overlooking eastern Caracas.
LATEST DEATHS The Venezuelan prosecutor's office said on Thursday that a 23-year-old man was killed in western Merida state and a 16-year-old boy died in the poor Caracas neighborhood of Petare during clashes on Wednesday.