Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez speaks before his departure ...
Jan 11th, 2012
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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - The late President Hugo Chavez's dream of leveraging Venezuela's oil wealth to spread revolution across Latin America is crumbling under the weight of an economic crisis that is forcing his hand-picked successor to cut back on generous foreign aid. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
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