A man walks past a mural depicting Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Caracas December 30, 2012. Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro, who arrived on Saturday in Havana, said it is the "right time" to visit Chavez, the first time he would see him sin
Venezuela's Chavez in "delicate" condition after surgery: vice president
Posted : Sunday, 30 December 2012 07:54PM
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has suffered more complications following complex cancer surgery in Cuba and remains in a "delicate" condition, the vice president said on Sunday.
"President Chavez's state of health continues to be delicate, with complications that are being attended to in a process that is not without risks," Vice President Nicolas Maduro said in a televised statement broadcast from Havana, where he met the 58-year-old socialist leader in hospital.
(Reporting by Daniel Wallis; Editing by Eric Walsh)
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