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Chavez Says He’Ll Come Out of Recovery Phase in Weeks, Months

October 01, 2011

Oct. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez said he hopes to come out of his recovery phase after receiving chemotherapy to treat an unspecified form of cancer in the coming weeks or months.

Chavez, speaking on state television today, said he’s going to give a “great surprise” to those who say he’s on the verge of dying.

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