Che Guevara http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23919/all en UPDATE 1-Venezuela opposition furious over likely Chavez inauguration delay http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-venezuela-opposition-furious-over-likely-chavez-inaugu <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Chavez still recovering from cancer surgery in Cuba</p> <p>* President seen too ill to return for swearing-in</p> <p>* Government says he will take office when health allows</p> <p>By Brian Ellsworth</p> <p>CARACAS, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Venezuela's opposition has<br /> accused the government of violating the constitution by<br /> proposing to delay cancer-stricken President Hugo Chavez's<br /> inauguration Thursday for a new term amid growing uncertainty<br /> over the polarized OPEC nation's political future.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-venezuela-opposition-furious-over-likely-chavez-inaugu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Candidate Position Che Guevara Diosdado Cabello Diplomatic Relations Entertainment Foreign policy of the Hugo Chávez government Henrique Capriles Radonski Hugo Chávez Hugo Chavez Human rights in Venezuela Person Career Person Party Person Travel Politics Politics of Venezuela Quotation Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:53:44 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731499 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 4-Venezuela postpones inauguration for cancer-stricken Chavez http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-4-venezuela-postpones-inauguration-cancer-stricken-chave <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Chavez not heard from since Dec. 11 cancer surgery</p> <p>* Opposition accuses government of violating constitution</p> <p>By Brian Ellsworth and Diego Ore</p> <p>CARACAS, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Venezuela will postpone the inauguration of President Hugo Chavez for a new term due to health problems, the government said on Tuesday, another sign the socialist leader's cancer may be bringing an end to his 14 years in power.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-4-venezuela-postpones-inauguration-cancer-stricken-chave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Che Guevara Entertainment Hospitality Hugo Chávez Hugo Chavez Law Politics Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 22:15:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731874 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Venezuela's top court endorses Chavez inauguration delay http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/update-3-venezuelas-top-court-endorses-chavez-inauguration-dela <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Says no date set for new swearing-in ceremony</p> <p>* Top supreme court judge says Chavez and VP Maduro remain in roles</p> <p>* Big rally planned for Thursday in Caracas</p> <p>By Daniel Wallis and Eyanir Chinea</p> <p>CARACAS, Jan 9 (Reuters) - Venezuela's top court endorsed the postponement of Hugo Chavez's inauguration this week and ruled on Wednesday that the cancer-stricken president and his deputy would continue in their roles, despite a cacophony of opposition complaints.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/update-3-venezuelas-top-court-endorses-chavez-inauguration-dela" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Che Guevara Hospitality Hugo Chavez Law Politics Politics of Venezuela Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 18:15:05 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732256 at http://www.globalpost.com Top Venezuelan leaders in Cuba to support Chavez http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/top-venezuelan-leaders-cuba-support-chavez <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Powerful trio meet Raul Castro, check on Chavez</p> <p>* Venezuelan leader still unseen since Dec. 11 operation</p> <p>* Opposition demand "truth" on president's condition</p> <p>By Andrew Cawthorne</p> <p>CARACAS, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Venezuela's three most powerful government figures after President Hugo Chavez were again gathered in Havana on Sunday to check on their ailing leader's condition and meet with Cuban allies.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/top-venezuelan-leaders-cuba-support-chavez" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Che Guevara Hospitality Hugo Chavez Law Politics Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 16:30:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733841 at http://www.globalpost.com "Laughing" Chavez gives orders from Cuba - Venezuelan minister http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/laughing-chavez-gives-orders-cuba-venezuelan-minister <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Foreign minister depicts president in jovial mood in Cuba</p> <p>* Chavez out of public sight since Dec. 11 cancer surgery</p> <p>CARACAS, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Hugo Chavez is joking and giving instructions again, an ally said on Monday, in the latest positive comment from an official six weeks after the Venezuelan president's disappearance from public sight for cancer surgery in Cuba.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/laughing-chavez-gives-orders-cuba-venezuelan-minister" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Hugo Chavez Politics of Venezuela Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 03:00:25 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5737546 at http://www.globalpost.com Venezuela's Chavez undergoing physical therapy -Bolivian president http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/blank-headline-received-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LA PAZ, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez is undergoing physical therapy in Cuba as part of his fight to recover from cancer surgery, his ally Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Tuesday.</p> <p>"We have good news about our brother, President Hugo Chavez. He is already undergoing physical therapy to return to his country," Morales said. (Reporting by Carlos Quiroga; Writing by Hilary Burke; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)</p> Che Guevara Hugo Chavez Politics Socialism Venezuela Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 15:30:48 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5737782 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Venezuela's Chavez in therapy, eyes return -Morales http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/update-1-chavez-aiming-return-venezuela-bolivian-leader <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Bolivian president says Chavez preparing for homecoming</p> <p>* Media say army hospital being prepared for Chavez</p> <p>* Minister cautions on return date fixed yet (Adds information minister)</p> <p>By Carlos Quiroga and Diego Ore</p> <p>LA PAZ/CARACAS, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez is undergoing physical therapy to hasten his return from Cuba after surgery there last month for the cancer jeopardizing his 14-year rule, Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Tuesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/update-1-chavez-aiming-return-venezuela-bolivian-leader" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Hugo Chavez Politics Politics of Venezuela Social Issues Socialism Venezuela Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 16:15:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5737804 at http://www.globalpost.com Spanish newspaper withdraws "false photo" of Venezuela's Chavez http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/spanish-newspaper-withdraws-false-photo-venezuelas-chavez <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Fiona Ortiz</p> <p>MADRID, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Spain's influential El Pais newspaper withdrew what it said was "false photo of Hugo Chavez" that it had published in its on-line and print editions on Thursday.</p> <p>Venezuelan President Chavez has cancer and has been under medical treatment in Cuba where he underwent surgery in December. He has not been seen publicly for six weeks.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/spanish-newspaper-withdraws-false-photo-venezuelas-chavez" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Health Hugo Chávez Technology Venezuela Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 10:15:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738719 at http://www.globalpost.com REFILE-UPDATE 3-Spanish newspaper sorry for 'false photo' of Venezuela's Chavez http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/update-1-spain-newspaper-sorry-false-photo-chavez <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Corrects spelling of Venezuela in headline)</p> <p>* El Pais pulls print edition, blames local agency</p> <p>* Venezuelan president has not been seen in six weeks</p> <p>By Fiona Ortiz and Daniel Wallis</p> <p>MADRID/CARACAS, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Spain's influential El Pais newspaper apologised on Thursday for splashing a "false photo" of Venezuela's cancer-stricken leader Hugo Chavez on its front page, prompting a furious response from the government in Caracas, which vowed to take legal action.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/update-1-spain-newspaper-sorry-false-photo-chavez" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Entertainment Hugo Chávez Hugo Chavez Social Issues Technology Venezuela Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:36:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738844 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Venezuela's Chavez overcomes infection, still having treatment http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/update-2-venezuelas-chavez-overcomes-infection-treatment-contin <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Chavez in "best moment" since surgery * Seeking to boost exports By Fabian Cambero and Brian Ellsworth SANTIAGO/CARACAS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has overcome a respiratory infection, but is still being treated for breathing problems after cancer surgery in Cuba last month, a government minister said on Saturday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/update-2-venezuelas-chavez-overcomes-infection-treatment-contin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Che Guevara Hugo Chávez Hugo Chavez Maduro Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 23:45:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740011 at http://www.globalpost.com Venezuelan VP says Chavez is 'very optimistic' of recovery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/venezuelan-vp-says-chavez-very-optimistic-recovery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>CARACAS, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Hugo Chavez is upbeat about recovering from cancer and confident in his medical team, his No. 2 said on Tuesday in the latest message from the Venezuelan leader's sickbed in Cuba.</p> <p>"He told us with great strength: 'I am very optimistic, I trust completely in the treatments I am undergoing, I will beat this again. I'm holding onto Christ and life,'" Vice President Nicolas Maduro said of Chavez's words to him on a recent visit.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/venezuelan-vp-says-chavez-very-optimistic-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Hugo Chavez Politics Politics of Venezuela Social Issues Venezuela Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 19:00:47 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5741158 at http://www.globalpost.com Chavez 'clearly' recovering: official http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/chavez-clearly-recovering-official <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Hugo Chavez is making steady progress recovering from cancer surgery, said the leader of Venezuela's parliament, who said the convalescing president is "clearly" moving ahead in his recovery.</p> <p>"The health of Comandante Chavez is clearly recovering," said National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello. "He continues to make consistent but gradual progress."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/chavez-clearly-recovering-official" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Hugo Chávez Hugo Chavez Venezuela AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 20:01:11 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744756 at http://www.globalpost.com Venezuela's Chavez 'recovering': Fidel Castro http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/venezuelas-chavez-recovering-fidel-castro <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ailing Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who had cancer surgery in December, is doing much better and recovering, Cuban leader Fidel Castro said in remarks published Monday.</p> <p>Chavez, whose country sits atop the world's largest proven oil reserves, has not been seen or heard from since his December 11 operation in a Havana hospital -- sparking much speculation about his fate.</p> <p>The 58-year-old is "much better, recovering," Castro said of his friend and ally in comments carried by the official Granma newspaper.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/venezuelas-chavez-recovering-fidel-castro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Fidel Castro Government Hugo Chavez Politics AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 17:30:54 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5745612 at http://www.globalpost.com Venezuela's Chavez improving after tough cancer fight, Castro says http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/venezuelas-chavez-improving-after-tough-cancer-fight-castro-say <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Castro says he gets daily updates on Chavez</p> <p>* Chavez underwent latest cancer surgery on Dec. 11</p> <p>* Castro says Chavez important for Latin America</p> <p>HAVANA, Feb 4 (Reuters) - Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro said Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is getting "much better" as he recovers from cancer surgery almost two months ago in Havana, Communist Party newspaper Granma reported on Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/venezuelas-chavez-improving-after-tough-cancer-fight-castro-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Fidel Castro Government Hugo Chavez Politics Social Issues Thomson Reuters Mon, 04 Feb 2013 18:45:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5745667 at http://www.globalpost.com Two killed in Ecuador pro-government rally-President Correa http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/two-killed-ecuador-pro-government-rally-president-correa <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>QUITO, Feb 4 (Reuters) - Ecuador's President Rafael Correa on Monday evening said two government supporters were killed and several suffered stab wounds during a campaign rally almost two weeks before a presidential election that the leftist leader is expected to win comfortably.</p> <p>"Crazy person stabs seven AP people while they were waiting for the President. Two have been killed," Correa said in his Twitter account, referring to supporters of the ruling Alianza Pais political movement, AP.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/two-killed-ecuador-pro-government-rally-president-correa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Che Guevara Politics Social Issues Socialism Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Feb 2013 04:15:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5745979 at http://www.globalpost.com