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December 13, 2005 ... 2002 the US backed a military coup, which was defeated in 47 hours by a mass popular uprising backed by constitutionalist ... Venezuela. One of the immediate measures imposed by the 47-hour coup-makers had been to withdraw Venezuela from OPEC. ...
December 21, 2005 ... among the first countries to recognize the new government, hours after Chávez’s ouster, and then put Washington in ...
December 29, 2005 Venezuela’s strongman Hugo Chávez is at it again, thwarting democracy in his South American country by winning elections, supporting workers, and prosecuting coup leaders. But, never fear, Congress will put a stop to it.