HUGO CHAVEZ

Raul Castro Bids Farewell to Chavez

Cuba President Raul Castro saw his Venezuelan counterpart off Wednesday night. As highlighted by the press, Chavez underwent the second phase of the radiotherapy treatment after the surgeries he was submitted to  due to a pelvic cancer.»

Raul Castro Welcomes Hugo Chavez

Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed his Venezuelan counterpart, Hugo Chavez, who will continue receiving the radiotherapy sessions that he began here last week, as part of his treatment against pelvic cancer.»

President Hugo Chavez Back in Venezuela

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez announced on Friday afternoon by way of the Twitter social network that he’s back in his country from Havana, where he underwent surgery and rested following medical recommendations.»

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Visits Cuba

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is on a working visit to Cuba to meet with his Cuban peer, Raul Castro, and Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Santos, 60, will talk separately with Raul Castro and Chavez, who is in Havana recovering from surgery.»

Chavez: No Signs of Cancer or Metastasis

Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez reiterated over the weekend that he is successfully recovering from surgery in Cuba, where he had a pelvic lesion removed last week. “We are very optimistic”, said the leader.»