Article Photos: Government: Chavez may not be well by inauguration 7/8

ALTERNATIVE CROP OF XFLL111.- In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela's Vice-President Nicolas Maduro speaks for Venezuelan Television at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012. Maduro said Chavez was recovering in Cuba after an operation targeting an aggressive cancer that has defied multiple treatments. The operation was "complex" but was completed "correctly and successfully," he said. (AP Photo/Miraflores Press Office, Francisco Batista)