Luisa Ortega, a fierce critic of president Nicolás Maduro, tweeted photos of security forces outside before a vote replaced her with a government loyalist

Political turmoil gripping Venezuela deepened on Saturday as chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega, previously a loyalist but now a fierce critic of president Nicolás Maduro, was forcibly removed from office.

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