Nicolás Maduro appointed as vice-president of Venezuela
The announcement was made during the a ceremony held by the Venezuelan National Electoral Council to proclaim Hugo Chávez as president of Venezuela for the 2013-2019 period
Venezuelan reelected President Hugo Chávez appointed on Wednesday his foreign minister Nicolás Maduro as vice-president of Venezuela.
The information was released by the president himself during a ceremony held by at National Electoral Council to proclaim the leader as president for 2013-2019.
Chávez seized the opportunity to acknowledge the work done so far by current vice-president Elías Jaua.
Luis Jiménez Alfaro seems to have hidden under the rocks. The last time he was seen was on April 2006 walking calmly around Simón Bolívar International Airport of Maiquetía, located nearby Caracas. At that time, more than five tons of cocaine arrived in Mexico in an airplane which took off from Venezuela, and his name featured as a missing piece of the puzzle of one of the most massive drug shipments that has been witnessed in the Western Hemisphere.