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Hugo Chavez: Political Highlights

Chavez at the U.N.

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Chavez at the U.N.

Hugo Chavez admonished the United States for imperialist practices at the 2006 U.N. General Assembly. Gesturing with a copy of a Noam Chomsky book, "Hegemony or Survival", Chavez called President George W. Bush a "devil" and accused the "American government of protecting terrorists and of having a completely cynical discourse."

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