July 20, 2011
Venezuela Without Chavez
Roger Noriega, Miami Herald
Doctors treating Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez for cancer told him weeks ago that he has only a 50 percent chance of living another 18 months, according to sources close to his medical team in Cuba. Members of Chvez's inner circle are scrambling now to ensure a succession of power to the leader's older brother, Adan.
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