Monday, February 18, 2013

Hugo Chavez returned to Venezuela

Dear Journalists,
The pathetic political situation persists with Hugo Chavez’s return.
Journalist Ben Cohen wrote:
And if, in fact, Chavez did arrive in Caracas at 2.30AM, and was then transferred to a military hospital, according to the account of Vice-President Nicolas Maduro, this begs more questions than it answers. We still know virtually nothing about Chavez's condition. We have no idea when or whether he will be able to take the reins of government. It is precisely because of this power vacuum that Venezuela's Supreme Court, long packed with Chavista judges, defied constitutional provisions on the absence of the president by ruling that Chavez, who missed his January 10 inauguration, could be sworn in for a fourth term at a later, unspecified date.
The International Court of Justice, busy at it is, should make time to prosecute Hugo Chavez, and his thugs who survive him, for fraud if the alleged algorithms and open violation of the vote are true.
Venezuelans need help from world leaders, and the International Court of Justice, to resolve abuse of power in Venezuela and restore democracy.
Maru Angarita
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