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Venezuela’s hardline protesters learn from other demonstrations
Hugo Chavez to return to Cuba for new cancer operation
Chavez suffers lung problems as aides allege 'psychological war'

Venezuela’s government accused opposition leaders of waging a “psychological war” to destabilise the country, as its cancer-stricken Hugo Chavez battles a lung infection.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Venezuela’s government accused opposition leaders of waging a “psychological war” to destabilise the country, as its cancer-stricken Hugo Chavez battles a lung infection.

Chavez suffers lung problems as aides allege 'psychological war'
Chavez making progress, says Venezuelan FM

“The president is in the process of recovering. However, the upcoming battle is more complex,” Jaua said upon his return from Cuba, where he was visiting the ailing 58-year-old Chavez.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

“The president is in the process of recovering. However, the upcoming battle is more complex,” Jaua said upon his return from Cuba, where he was visiting the ailing 58-year-old Chavez.

Chavez making progress, says Venezuelan FM
Chavez ‘battling’ for his life, says Venezuelan vice-president

Venezuelan Vice-President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday that President Hugo Chavez was fighting for his life in a Caracas military hospital, 10 days after returning from cancer treatment in Cuba.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Venezuelan Vice-President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday that President Hugo Chavez was fighting for his life in a Caracas military hospital, 10 days after returning from cancer treatment in Cuba.

Chavez ‘battling’ for his life, says Venezuelan vice-president
Venezuela's Chavez would 'vote for Obama'

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says that if he were a US citizen, he would vote for President Barack Obama in the presidential election.

1 Oct 2012 - 10:01AM

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says that if he were a US citizen, he would vote for President Barack Obama in the presidential election.

Venezuela's Chavez would 'vote for Obama'
Chavez ally Diosdado Cabello re-elected as Venezuela National Assembly chief

Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez’s allies staged a show of unity on Saturday, re-electing the ruling party’s Diosdado Cabello as parliamentary speaker, while their president battles cancer in Cuba.

6 Jan 2013 - 10:43AM

Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez’s allies staged a show of unity on Saturday, re-electing the ruling party’s Diosdado Cabello as parliamentary speaker, while their president battles cancer in Cuba.

Chavez ally Diosdado Cabello re-elected as Venezuela National Assembly chief
Venezuela polls open to decide Chavez successor

One month after Chavez died, supporters of acting President Maduro played military-style bugles to wake up people before dawn and later voters stood in lines, from the capital’s hillside slums to its wealthier districts.

14 Apr 2013 - 7:07PM

One month after Chavez died, supporters of acting President Maduro played military-style bugles to wake up people before dawn and later voters stood in lines, from the capital’s hillside slums to its wealthier districts.

Venezuela polls open to decide Chavez successor
Chavez, Capriles plead for calm as Venezuela voting goes on late
Capriles expects Venezuela vote ruling ‘within hours’
Maduro says Mexico plane downed in Venezuela ‘full of cocaine’
Venezuelan opposition demands ‘truth’ on Chavez's health
Venezuela opposition says tape shows ruling party rift
Venezuelans swear ‘absolute loyalty’ to Chavez
Venezuelans to vote in Hugo Chavez’s toughest election yet
Chavez in ‘tough’ alternative treatment, says Maduro
US accused of denying its airspace to China-bound Venezuelan president
Venezuela’s Maduro looks to inauguration as tensions subside