Hugo Chávez

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Supporters of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez pray during a mass in... News PhotoCaracas,Crowd,Effigy,Government,Horizontal,Hugo Chávez,Illness,People,Photography,Politics,Praying,President,Protest,Supporter,Unity,VenezuelaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSupporters of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez pray during a mass in Caracas, on December 31, 2012. Venezuela called off public New Year's Eve festivities on Monday and social media sizzled with worry after the government said cancer-stricken Chavez had taken a turn for the worse. The streets of Caracas were quiet as front page headlines relayed that Chavez had developed 'new complications' from a respiratory infection after undergoing his fourth cancer-related surgery, on December 11 in Havana. AFP PHOTO/JUAN BARRETO (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)