Article Photos: Chavez: Venezuela to keep supporting Syrian govt 1/5

  Backdropped by portraits of independence hero Simon Bolivar, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez talks during a press conference at the Miraflores palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. The 58-year-old former military officer Chavez won his fourth consecutive presidential bid Sunday and shows no signs of ballot fatigue. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)