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Rest In Peace… Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Passes On at 58



The President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez has died from complications related to cancer. He was 58.

In a national broadcast on Tuesday, Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro declared him dead.

An online news portal, reports that the Latin American leader underwent four surgeries since he was first diagnosed with cancer in June 2011.

In December, he underwent a surgery in Cuba which was followed by several complications including a severe respiratory infection and bleeding. On 18th February 2013, Chavez had quietly returned to Venezuela from Cuba, but the public hadn’t seen him in months.

He is survived by four children.

May his soul Rest In Peace.

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  1. aiphee

    March 6, 2013 at 3:33 am

    May his soul rest in peace,Amen!

  2. The New Mrs

    March 6, 2013 at 5:10 am

    Wow! May he rest in peace…Amen

  3. kay

    March 6, 2013 at 7:56 am

    may his soul rest in peace

  4. pynk

    March 6, 2013 at 8:28 am

    A man with a mixed legacy. May he RIP.

  5. Jude

    March 6, 2013 at 9:13 am

    Now America can rest. RIP

  6. Joe

    March 6, 2013 at 1:24 pm

    This man was an inspiration to the Cubans and the entire Cuban community is even in mourning more than the Venezuelans themselves all the same may his soul rest in peace for he has being fitting with cancer since 2011

  7. okwii

    March 10, 2013 at 6:22 am

    rip chaves

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