Sunday, December 9, 2012

Setbacks for two wanna-be dictators

Hugo Chávez, President since 1999.
Hugo Chávez, President since 1999. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Venezuela's Hugo Chavez announces a return of cancer.  He'll be undergoing surgery soon.  Meanwhile, he was just reelected in October.

Egypt's Mohamed Morsi has cancelled the decree that he intended to give himself sweeping powers.  However, a referendum on the new constitution, which his opponents wanted delayed, will go ahead on December 15th.

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