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Venezuelan fiesta

Despite torrential downpours, thousands turned out to the Mira Flores to celebrate the victory of Hugo Chavez. At 10pm the CNE (the Venezuelan electoral body) announced that presidential candidate Hugo Chavez obtained 5 million 936 thousand 141 votes, (61,35%), and his opponent Manuel Rosales 3 million 715 thousands 292 (38,39%). Blaring music, wild dancing, and triumphant fire works lasted to 4am.
Despite torrential downpours, thousands turned out to the Mira Flores to celebrate the victory of Hugo Chavez. At 10pm the CNE (the Venezuelan electoral body) announced that presidential candidate Hugo Chavez obtained 5 million 936 thousand 141 votes, (61,35%), and his opponent Manuel Rosales 3 million 715 thousands 292 (38,39%). Blaring music, wild dancing, and triumphant fire works lasted to 4am.