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Venezuelans to vote for new president on 14 April

Venezuelans will elect a president to succeed Hugo Chavez on 14 April.

The date for a new presidential election was confirmed by the country's electoral commission.

The acting president, Nicolas Maduro, is likely to face Henrique Capriles, who has been proposed as the candidate by a coalition of opposition parties.

Irene Caselli reports from Caracas.

  • 10 Mar 2013
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