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Picture taken on November 15, 2013 of Venezuelan President Nicolas... News PhotoCaracas,Close-up,Effigy,Government,Heroes,Horizontal,Hugo Chávez,Independence,Nicolás Maduro,Politics,President,Press Conference,Representing,Simon Bolivar,Talking,VenezuelaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFP(FILE) Picture taken on November 15, 2013 of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaking in front of a painting depicting late president Hugo Chavez (C) and Latin American independence hero Simon Bolivar, during a press conference in Caracas. Venezuela's National Assembly on November 19, 2013, gave President Nicolas Maduro wide-ranging special powers to rule by decree for one year. Maduro requested the special powers last month, citing the need to fight corruption and take on opponents who are waging 'economic warfare' against his government. AFP PHOTO/JUAN BARRETO (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)