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Venezuela / Chavez Death #1045436

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 05, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez reported.

(No location given: Jim Axelrod) Chavez’s controversial rule reviewed; details given about his criticism of the US government; photos shown of him with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi and Iraq's President Saddam Hussein [In 2002 interview with Steve Kroft, CHAVEZ {thru translator} – says he struggles for a people.] [Earlier, CHAVEZ – calls President Bush a donkey.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Chavez’s choice of Vice President Nicolas Maduro†† as his successor noted.

Pelley, Scott;
Axelrod, Jim

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