December 8, 2015 16:18 IST

Chavismo shaken in Venezuela

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For the first time in 16 years the "Chavismo" movement, named for former socialist President Hugo Chavez, has lost its majority in the Venezuela assembly. Credit: Reuters
2 of 5 Chavismo,Chavismo shaken in Venezuela,Chavismo movement,President Hugo Chavez,Hugo Chavez
For the first time in 16 years the "Chavismo" movement, named for former socialist President Hugo Chavez, has lost its majority in the Venezuela assembly. Credit: Reuters
3 of 5 Chavismo,Chavismo shaken in Venezuela,Chavismo movement,President Hugo Chavez,Hugo Chavez
For the first time in 16 years the "Chavismo" movement, named for former socialist President Hugo Chavez, has lost its majority in the Venezuela assembly. Credit: Reuters
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For the first time in 16 years the "Chavismo" movement, named for former socialist President Hugo Chavez, has lost its majority in the Venezuela assembly. Credit: Reuters
5 of 5 Chavismo,Chavismo shaken in Venezuela,Chavismo movement,President Hugo Chavez,Hugo Chavez
For the first time in 16 years the "Chavismo" movement, named for former socialist President Hugo Chavez, has lost its majority in the Venezuela assembly. Credit: Reuters