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Chavez: Dictator Or Democrat?

HuffPost France | Geoffroy Clavel and Benjamin Hue | Posted 03.06.2013 | World

Venezuela's “socialist revolution” came to an end on March 5. Democratic revolutionary to some, charismatic dictator to others, Hugo Chavez died o...

Unreal Coincidences On Date Of Hugo Chávez's Death

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 03.05.2013 | Latino Voices

One of Hugo Chávez’s favorite political slogans was trending on Twitter in Venezuela hours after his death, where it became a rallying cry for his ...

LOOK: The Twitterverse Reacts To Chavez Death

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

The death of Venezuela's President Hugo Chávez left many speechless, yet the Twitterverse was aflutter Tuesday evening as it reacted to the news. In ...

Pentagon Reacts To Venezuela Expelling U.S. Attaché

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.05.2013 | World

The Pentagon on Tuesday confirmed that one US military official expelled from Venezuela amid accusations by Caracas of a conspiracy was en route back ...

WATCH: Official Announcement Of Chavez's Death

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

On Tuesday, Venezuela's Vice President Nicolas Maduro announced the death of President Hugo Chavez. Chavez, 58, had been battling cancer since 2011. ...

Key Moments In Chavez's Battle With Cancer

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

Hugo Chavez died Tuesday after a long battle with cancer. The Venezuelan President had been fighting illness since June 2011, undergoing numerous surg...

Chavez's Most Iconic Quotes

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

If making jaw-dropping comments was an art, Hugo Chavez would've been something of a Pablo Picasso. Since rising to power in 1999, Venezuela's str...

Hugo Chavez Dead At 58

Posted 03.05.2013 | World

The Associated Press reports that Hugo Chávez, who led a leftist revolution and served as Venezuela's president for nearly 14 years, has died at 58 y...

LOOK: A Timeline Of Hugo Chavez's Battle With Cancer | Posted 02.15.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has undergone surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation treatment since June 2011 for an undisclo...

PHOTOS: The First Images Of Chavez Recovering

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | World

By Daniel Wallis and Marianna Parraga CARACAS, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Venezuela published the first photos of cancer-stricken Hugo Chavez ...

U.S. Denies Meddling In Chavez Transition

Agence France Presse | | Posted 03.05.2013 | World

The United States on Thursday denied that it is meddling in a possible transition process in Venezuela amid growing demands for news about the health ...

Chavez Undergoing 'Very Delicate Operation'

Reuters | Posted 02.10.2013 | World

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's Hugo Chavez underwent surgery in Cuba on Tuesday for a cancer recurrence that has thrown his presidency into jeopardy ...

Praying For Chavez

Posted 12.12.2012 | World

Emotions have been running high in Venezuela following a Saturday televised session in which Hugo Chavez announced plans to return to Cuba for a criti...

Hugo Chavez's Not-So-Surprising Revelation

Joel D. Hirst | Posted 02.08.2013 | World
Joel D. Hirst

Time will guide what happens next, but for now Hugo Chavez's impending demise is a political tsunami that will lap the shores of almost every country in the region. It will effectively signal the end of an era. The question remains, "To whom will South America belong after Chavez?"

'The Bolivarian Hurricane Is Back!'

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2012 | World

By Daniel Wallis BARCELONA, Venezuela, July 13 (Reuters) - Hailing his rebound from cancer as a "miracle" and firing up his supporters...

Cancer Can't Stop 'Virtual' Chavez

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2012 | World

By Andrew Cawthorne CARACAS, June 5 (Reuters) - Hugo Chavez's voice booms out from loudspeakers singing the Venezuelan national anthem...

End Game for Hugo Chavez, What Next for Venezuela?

John C.K. Daly | Posted 06.13.2012 | World
John C.K. Daly

The biggest question in the event of President Chavez being incapacitated or killed by his cancer is the country's political future, and of all the government's branches the military is best positioned for the potential role of kingmaker.

Chavez's Tumor Cancerous, Health Questions Linger

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2012 | World

By Andrew Cawthorne and Eyanir Chinea CARACAS, March 4 (Reuters) - President Hugo Chavez said he will need radiation treatment for can...

Cancer Announcement Rocks Presidential Campaign

Reuters | Posted 04.23.2012 | World

By Andrew Cawthorne and Daniel Wallis CARACAS, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's imminent departure for more cance...