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Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez smiles in between his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of Information/Handout

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez smiles in between his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of...more

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez smiles in between his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of Information/Handout
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Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a copy of the newspapers as his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria watch while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of Information/Handout

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a copy of the newspapers as his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria watch while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013....more

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a copy of the newspapers as his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria watch while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of Information/Handout
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Venezuela's Science Minister Jorge Arreaza (not in picture) holds a photo showing Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez with his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana, in this still image from video shown on a Venezuelan state television broadcast by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Venezolana de TV/Handout

Venezuela's Science Minister Jorge Arreaza (not in picture) holds a photo showing Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez with his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana, in this still image from video shown...more

Venezuela's Science Minister Jorge Arreaza (not in picture) holds a photo showing Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez with his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana, in this still image from video shown on a Venezuelan state television broadcast by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Venezolana de TV/Handout
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Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a copy of the Cuban newspaper Granma as his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria watch while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of Information/Handout

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a copy of the Cuban newspaper Granma as his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria watch while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15,...more

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a copy of the Cuban newspaper Granma as his daughters, Rosa Virginia (R) and Maria watch while recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in this photograph released by the Ministry of Information on February 15, 2013. REUTERS/Ministry of Information/Handout
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