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Chavez recovering from surgery in Cuba

07-04-2011 09:08 BJT

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Venezuelan state television has shown footage of ailing President Hugo Chavez recovering from an operation to remove a tumor in Havana, Cuba.

Chavez was shown chatting with his foreign minister and taking a stroll with two of his daughters. In an interview late on Saturday, the foreign minister gave details on the operation that removed a cancerous tumor in the leader's pelvic area.

Neither Chavez nor his government has given a firm date for his return. Thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets of Caracas on Saturday for the country's bicentennial celebrations in a massive show of support for their leader.




Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.CN

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