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Chavez cult no match for Venezuela's crisis

A new bust of former Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez is protected by a red fabric at a Bolivarian National Guard base in Valencia, Venezuela, Saturday, March 1, 2014. To mark Chavez’s passing, President Nicolas Maduro has decreed a 10 day-long commemoration - longer than the week-long period of official mourning that followed his death at the age of 58 on March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A year after Hugo Chavez’s death, dozens of mourners still trek daily to his mausoleum atop a hillside slum overlooking downtown Caracas.

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