Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies of cancer

PUBLISHED ON: March 6, 2013 | Duration: 5 min, 34 sec

  
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President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela died Tuesday afternoon after a long battle with cancer, the government announced, leaving behind a bitterly divided nation in the grip of a political crisis that grew more acute as he languished for weeks, silent and out of sight in hospitals in Havana and Caracas.
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