Symbolic Inauguration Held For Ailing Chavez


Supporters of the Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez shout slogans... News PhotoCaracas,Government,Horizontal,Hugo Chavez,Meeting,Palacio de Miraflores,Placard,Politics,Shouting,Supporter,VenezuelaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSupporters of the Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez shout slogans outside Miraflores Presidential Palace during a meeting in Caracas on January 10, 2013. With Chavez ailing and absent, Venezuela's leftist government launches a new presidential term with a display of popular support on the day he was to be inaugurated. The Supreme Court cleared the cancer-stricken president to indefinitely postpone his re-inauguration and said his existing administration could remain in office until he is well enough to take the oath.AFP PHOTO/Leo RAMIREZ (Photo credit should read LEO RAMIREZ/AFP/Getty Images)