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Venezuela after Chavez: What you need to know

The passing of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez leaves a massive hole in his country and the region and the process now begins to elect his successor.

So who will become the next leader and will they be able to have the same impact on the country and the world that the charismatic but controversial Chavez did?

BBC Mundo's David Cuen explains what is next for Venezuela.

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