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News: Venezuela

We have started to collect the most important news related to Venezuela in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Venezuela: news

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez shows off 'new look'

Tuesday, August 2nd 2011, 8:17

Venezuela President Hugo Chavez jokes about his closely shaved head as he says his hair has begun falling out because of his cancer treatment.
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Venezuela 'to release prisoners'

Sunday, July 31st 2011, 23:14

The new minister for prisons in Venezuela says she is planning to conditionally free 40% of the country's inmates to ease overcrowding in Venezuela's jails.
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Chavez in appeal to middle class

Saturday, July 30th 2011, 1:50

The left-wing Venezuelan President, Hugo Chavez, says he is willing to open up his political project to the middle classes and private sector.
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Big boots to fill

Thursday, July 28th 2011, 0:06

Who could succeed Hugo Chavez in Venezuela?
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VIDEO: Can Venezuela be a world cocoa power?

Sunday, July 24th 2011, 20:44

Venezuela's top quality cocoa fetches a price most farmers can only dream of, but despite this little is grown so the BBC's Sarah Grainger went to investigate
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Chavez returns after chemotherapy

Sunday, July 24th 2011, 12:39
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returns home after a first round of treatment for cancer in Cuba.
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Chavez ends first chemotherapy

Friday, July 22nd 2011, 21:25
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says the first phase of his treatment for cancer has ended successfully in Cuba.
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Venezuela jail fights kill seven

Wednesday, July 20th 2011, 7:52

Venezuelan authorities say seven inmates died in clashes at two prisons in the west of the country, in the latest outbreak of prison unrest.
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Chavez 'to run in 2012 election'

Monday, July 18th 2011, 20:43
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuela says President Hugo Chavez will stand in the 2012 election, despite undergoing further cancer treatment in Cuba.
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Chavez back in Cuba for treatment

Sunday, July 17th 2011, 7:01
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Chavez

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is back in Cuba for further cancer treatment, after delegating some powers to his ministers during his absence.
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VIDEO: Chavez returns to Cuba for treatment

Sunday, July 17th 2011, 3:01
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez flies to Cuba for chemotherapy, delegating some powers before leaving.
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VIDEO: Chavez plans cancer treatment in Cuba

Saturday, July 16th 2011, 7:27
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba to resume cancer treatment, including chemotherapy.
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Chavez plans more Cuba treatment

Saturday, July 16th 2011, 6:23
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he will return to Cuba on Saturday for further cancer treatment, after having a tumour removed there.
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Venezuelan prison stand-off ends

Thursday, July 14th 2011, 6:52

More than 800 inmates leave a Venezuela jail after authorities persuade a group of armed prisoners to surrender after a 27-day stand-off.
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Chavez braced for more treatment

Wednesday, July 13th 2011, 15:40

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez acknowledges that he expects to have radiotherapy or chemotherapy in his ongoing cancer treatment.
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Venezuela inmates free 'hostages'

Friday, July 8th 2011, 20:00

Armed inmates who seized control of a Venezuelan prison three weeks ago have released almost 150 inmates, state media report.
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In pictures

Tuesday, July 5th 2011, 21:33
related countries: Spain Spain

Venezuela marks 200 years of independence from Spain
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Venezuela marks independence date

Tuesday, July 5th 2011, 19:57
related countries: Cuba Cuba, Spain Spain

Venezuela marks the 200th anniversary of independence from Spain, a day after President Hugo Chavez made a surprise return from surgery in Cuba.
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Chavez addresses Caracas crowds

Monday, July 4th 2011, 23:04
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Caracas

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez addresses cheering crowds in Caracas after returning from Cuba, where he had surgery for a cancerous tumour.
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Hugo Chavez returns to Venezuela

Monday, July 4th 2011, 21:29
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returns home after a prolonged stay in Cuba for treatment for cancer.
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Army plays down Chavez concerns

Friday, July 1st 2011, 13:51
related places: Chavez

Venezuela's army chief dismisses concerns about political instability after President Hugo Chavez's admission that he has had cancer surgery.
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VIDEO: Chavez tells of cancerous tumour

Friday, July 1st 2011, 10:21
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has revealed he has had surgery to remove a cancerous tumour, in his first speech since flying to Cuba for treatment.
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VIDEO: Chavez tells of cancer surgery

Friday, July 1st 2011, 6:42
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has revealed he has had surgery to remove a cancerous tumour, in his first speech since flying to Cuba for treatment.
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Chavez tells of cancerous tumour

Friday, July 1st 2011, 2:53
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he has had surgery to remove a cancerous tumour, in his first TV speech since flying to Cuba for treatment.
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Chavez's illness delays summit

Thursday, June 30th 2011, 6:58

Venezuela suspends a summit due to be hosted by President Hugo Chavez amid continued speculation over the pace of his recovery from surgery.
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VIDEO: Hugo Chavez's illness delays summit

Thursday, June 30th 2011, 1:09

Venezuela has suspended a regional summit scheduled for 5 July amid continuing speculation over the state of health of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
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New Chavez footage on Cuban TV

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 3:50
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuban state television airs footage and stills of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, amid speculation about his recovery from an emergency operation.
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VIDEO: Cuban TV shows Chavez 'looking well'

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 2:11
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Chavez

Cuban state TV release images of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez with former Cuban President Fidel Castro, in an effort to end speculation over Chavez's health.
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VIDEO: Chavez absence provoking concern

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 0:14
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Havana

Venezuelan government officials have sought to dampen rumours regarding the health of President Chavez, saying he continues to recover in a Havana hospital after an operation.
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Uncertainty over Chavez absence

Sunday, June 26th 2011, 6:58
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Chavez

The absence from public life of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez since undergoing an operation in Cuba fuels speculation over his health.
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VIDEO: Concern over Chavez's health

Sunday, June 26th 2011, 5:52
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Chavez

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez is recuperating in Cuba after an operation two weeks ago for a pelvic abscess.
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Venezuela prison siege continues

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 12:35

Venezuelan authorities escort 36 inmates out of a riot-hit jail where a group of armed prisoners is resisting attempts by troops to retake control.
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