Chavez protégé invokes Venezuelan curse on opposition voters




 
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April 7th, 2013  
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Topic: Chavez protégé invokes Venezuelan curse on opposition voters


By Andrew Cawthorne and Deisy Buitrago CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan acting President Nicolas Maduro said on Saturday a centuries-old curse would fall on the heads of those who do not vote for him in next week's election to pick a successor to late leader Hugo Chavez. Maduro's invocation of the "curse of Macarapana" was the latest twist in an increasingly surreal fight between him and opposition leader Henrique Capriles for control of the South American OPEC nation of 29 million people. ...




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