Venezuela Holds State Funeral For President Hugo Chavez

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A vendor sells posters and flags during the funeral for Venezuelan... News PhotoCaracas,Ceremony,Dead,Death,Flag,Funeral,Government,Horizontal,Hugo Chávez,Latin America,Leadership,Politics,Poster,Selling,Socialism,Socialist Party,South America,The Americas,Vendor,VenezuelaPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergA vendor sells posters and flags during the funeral for Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Caracas, Venezuela, on Friday, March 8, 2013. Allies of Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez paid their final respects to the firebrand socialist leader at a state funeral that marked the emotional high point of a week of tributes preceding a snap election to choose his successor. Photographer: Meridith Kohut/Bloomberg via Getty Images