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People queue at a polling station during regional elections in Caracas' municipality of Sucre, where people choose the governor for the state of Miranda, on October 15, 2017. Venezuelans headed to the polls Sunday in regional elections seen as a crucial test for President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition alike after months of deadly street protests failed to unseat him. An estimated 18 million people are eligible to elect governors to four-year terms in 23 states. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

People queue at a polling station during regional elections in Caracas' municipality of Sucre, where people choose the governor for the state of Miranda, on October 15, 2017.
Venezuelans headed to the polls Sunday in regional elections seen as a crucial test for President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition alike after months of deadly street protests failed to unseat him. An estimated 18 million people are eligible to elect governors to four-year terms in 23 states. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO        (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

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A Venezuelan votes during regional elections in Caracas' municipality of Chacao, where people choose the governor for the state of Miranda, on October 15, 2017. Venezuelans headed to the polls Sunday in regional elections seen as a crucial test for President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition alike after months of deadly street protests failed to unseat him. An estimated 18 million people are eligible to elect governors to four-year terms in 23 states. / AFP PHOTO / Federico PARRA (Photo credit should read FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images)

A Venezuelan votes during regional elections in Caracas' municipality of Chacao, where people choose the governor for the state of Miranda, on October 15, 2017.
Venezuelans headed to the polls Sunday in regional elections seen as a crucial test for President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition alike after months of deadly street protests failed to unseat him. An estimated 18 million people are eligible to elect governors to four-year terms in 23 states. / AFP PHOTO / Federico PARRA        (Photo credit should read FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images)

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A woman sits next to a mural depicting Latin American liberator Simon Bolivar and one of his quotes 'Morality and Enlightenment Are Our Prime Necessities', in front of a polling station in Caracas' municipality of Sucre, where people choose the governor for the state of Miranda, during regional elections in Venezuela on October 15, 2017. Venezuelans headed to the polls Sunday in regional elections seen as a crucial test for President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition alike after months of deadly street protests failed to unseat him. An estimated 18 million people are eligible to elect governors to four-year terms in 23 states. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

A woman sits next to a mural depicting Latin American liberator Simon Bolivar and one of his quotes 'Morality and Enlightenment Are Our Prime Necessities', in front of a polling station in Caracas' municipality of Sucre, where people choose the governor for the state of Miranda, during regional elections in Venezuela on October 15, 2017.
Venezuelans headed to the polls Sunday in regional elections seen as a crucial test for President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition alike after months of deadly street protests failed to unseat him. An estimated 18 million people are eligible to elect governors to four-year terms in 23 states. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO        (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)