Chavez will face 'complex and difficult' recovery from surgery, VP says
December 12th, 2012
02:18 PM ET

Chavez will face 'complex and difficult' recovery from surgery, VP says

We've just gotten new details about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's surgery from the country's vice president.

Chavez will face a "complex and difficult" recovery after the  surgery he had for cancer, Vice President Nicolas Maduro said.

Maduro asked Venezuelans to remain united and pray for Chavez.

You can read more about the surgery and the president's condition here.

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  1. saywhat

    So @Brutus that would solve all your problems?
    Nationalism is well & alive in Latin America and their is no guarantee that the next leader would be our poodle.

    December 12, 2012 at 3:13 pm | Report abuse |
  2. chrissy

    Its never a wise thing to wish ill on anyone, and particularly dumb to wish death on someone!

    December 12, 2012 at 4:05 pm | Report abuse |