The Venezuelan coup d'état attempt of 2002 was a failed coup d'état on 11 April 2002 that saw President Hugo Chávez ousted from office for 47 hours before being restored to power. Chávez, who had been elected in 2000, was aided in his return to power by overwhelming popular support and mobilization …
Alleged resignation letter of Chávez.
Letter of Chávez disclaiming his resignation
View from the Llaguno Overpass down to Baralt Avenue, where the majority of the violence took place.