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Hugo Chavez returned to Venezuela to stop power struggle within government.

Hugo Chavez returned to Venezuela to control power struggle within his party. He will continue with his cancer treatment in Caracas.

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returned back to Venezuela last night, making a surprise comeback after more than three weeks recovering from cancer surgery in Cuba. Rumours in Caracas talked about a power conflict within Chavez´s entourage, that made it impossible for Chavez to continue his stay in Cuba. If he wants to recuperate full power and have chances in the next elections 2012, he must keep his political party united.

“We are preparing a light rest now in the morning, because you understand that it’s the beginning of my return; it’s a strict medical check-up, medicine, rehabilitation, well, I look like a cadet,” Chavez told VTV state TV station. “I even am wearing the sports pants from the military academy. Well, I’m very happy.”

Last month, Chavez left Venezuela for a three country tour. The last country visit was Cuba, but he stayed there due to a pelvic abscess that had to be drained. On Thursday, a phisically weakened Chavez gave a nationwide address admitting that doctors detected cancer.

Opposition lawmakers and experts here have insisted he …READ MORE HERE