Latin America
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Sun January 6, 2013

What If Chavez Doesn't Show?

Originally published on Sun January 6, 2013 10:02 am

Venezuela is facing a political crisis. Longtime President Hugo Chavez is being treated in Cuba for a recurrence of cancer and resulting complications. He is supposed to be sworn in to a third term as president this week, but he might not be well enough to attend the inauguration. What then?