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  1. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Deeply divided Venezuela goes to the polls to pick a new president

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The populist-socialist president doled out billions of US dollars in jobs, education, housing and subsidised food. Although Chavez built a rabidly supportive fan base and reduced poverty from about 50 per cent ...

  2. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela polls open to decide Chavez successor

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 02:52pm by Agence France-Presse in Caracas

    ... of sympathy over his mentor’s death, led opinion polls as he promised to continue the oil-funded policies that cut poverty from 50 to 29 per cent through popular health, education and food programmes. ...

  3. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Surging Capriles threatens Venezuela’s Chavez

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 10:32am by Agence France-Presse in Caracus

    ... a major upset on October 7. Chavez, who used the country’s oil wealth to reduce poverty, brushed aside his last rival in 2006 by taking almost 63 per cent of the vote. But he might be dismissing ...



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