** FILE ** Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez (left) talks with then-Foreign Minister Nicolas Maduro at the University of Uruguay in Montevideo, Uruguay, in December 2007. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico)

Photo by: Matilde Campodonico

** FILE ** Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez (left) talks with then-Foreign Minister Nicolas Maduro at the University of Uruguay in Montevideo, Uruguay, in December 2007. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico)