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Venezuela's Chavez remembered with pomp and protests

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro (C) arrives at a military parade to commemorate the first anniversary of the death of Venezuela's late president Hugo Chavez in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro (C) arrives at a military parade to commemorate the first anniversary of the death of Venezuela's late president Hugo Chavez in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro (C) arrives at a military parade to commemorate the first anniversary of the death of Venezuela's late president Hugo Chavez in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A woman smiles as she stands next to a poster of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A woman smiles as she stands next to a poster of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A woman smiles as she stands next to a poster of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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Women stand outside an altar for Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

Women stand outside an altar for Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

Women stand outside an altar for Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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A mural of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez is seen at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A mural of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez is seen at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A mural of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez is seen at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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A man reads a newspaper on front of a mural of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A man reads a newspaper on front of a mural of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A man reads a newspaper on front of a mural of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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A woman from the military reacts outside the altar for Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A woman from the military reacts outside the altar for Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A woman from the military reacts outside the altar for Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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A military woman and a local resident pray at the "Saint Hugo Chavez" altar at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A military woman and a local resident pray at the "Saint Hugo Chavez" altar at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A military woman and a local resident pray at the "Saint Hugo Chavez" altar at the 23 de Enero neighbourhood in Caracas March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo
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