A supporter greets presidential opposition candidate Pablo Perez, ...
Feb 10th, 2012
(AP) - A supporter greets presidential opposition candidate Pablo Perez, center, at a campaign rally in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday Feb. 9, 2012. In the run-up to the Feb. 12 primary, Perez looks to be one of the favorites to face President Hugo Chavez in the presidential election on Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos) -
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