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Hugo Chavez may be 'too ill' to be sworn in

President Hugo Chavez may not be fit enough to be sworn in for a new term in office next month, according to the leader of the Venezuelan Congress, Diosdado Cabello.

President Chavez is due to be sworn on 10 January for a fourth term, but following cancer surgery in Cuba, there are doubts he will be well enough to take up the post.

Sarah Grainger reports from Caracas.

  • 23 Dec 2012
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