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Hugo Chavez


Venezuela court issues jail sentence for judge accused of corruption by Chavez

March 22, 2019 10:04 am

Prosecutors later accused Maria Afiuni of taking bribes to free Cedeno. Afiuni denied the charges, insisting she released Cedeno because he had been awaiting trial for longer than allowed by law.

Revolution on shaky ground

March 11, 2014 12:48 am

Without oil and Chavez, Chavismo is wearing thin.

Venezuelan Prez calls for 'crisis' talks to defuse protests

February 24, 2014 3:08 pm

Maduro called for "a national peace conference" to be held on Wednesday "with all social, political, union and religious groups.

Hugo Chavez heir Nicolas Maduro elected to lead Venezuela

April 15, 2013 9:28 am

Nicolas Maduro campaigned on a promise to carry on Chavez's self-styled socialist revolution.

Venezuela votes to choose Chavez successor

April 15, 2013 1:21 am

Venezuelans will elect Hugo Chavez’s successor Sunday in a duel between the heir of the late leader’s socialist revolution,Nicolas Maduro

At Hugo Chavez's tomb,a quiet place to idolize him

April 14, 2013 9:51 am

One campaign slogan for Nicolas Maduro,the acting president and Chavez's chosen successor.

Opposition are 'heirs to Hitler': Venezuela's Maduro

March 31, 2013 1:39 pm

Hugo Chavez died on March 5 and his vice-president,Maduro,must now run for office.

Paris makes Mandela honorary citizen,refuses honour for Hugo Chavez

March 26, 2013 9:25 am

Mandela is an emblematic and historic human rights figure,says deputy mayor Pierre Schapira.

Hugo Chavez laid to rest after final farewell in Caracas

March 16, 2013 10:44 am

Late Venezuelan president has been laid to rest at a military museum after emotional final journey.

Did Venezuela's Hugo Chavez nudge Christ to pick South American pope?

March 14, 2013 8:47 am

Chavez's influence may have stretched into afterlife,says acting President Nicolas Maduro.