Socialist Worker

A close vote in Venezuela

Issue No. 2349

Hugo Chavez’s chosen successor, Nicolas Maduro, won the presidential election in Venezuela last Sunday.

Right wing candidate Henrique Capriles has demanded a recount. But international observers say the election was fair. The close result shows disillusionment in Chavez’s PSUV party.


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