Venezuela opposition boss Capriles says banned from political office for 15 years

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles said on Friday he has been notified he will be banned from holding political office for 15 years, amid what critics say is a crackdown on dissent by the leftist government of Nicolas Maduro.

(Reporting by Alexandra Ulmer; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)