Nicolas Maduro
  • In this Jan. 10, 2013 file photo, members of Venezuela's Bolivarian militia attend the symbolic inauguration for Hugo Chavez.

    Divisions within the military have clouded attempts to determine who it might support among Chavez loyalists or if it would side with the opposition.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 23, 2013, 11:11 AM EST
  • A man holding a framed image of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez.

    Rallies held across the nation hours before announcement that Hugo Chavez was responding favorably to treatment for a respiratory infection.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 14, 2013, 2:44 PM EST
  • A mural of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez decorates a wall in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.

    An alternative inauguration is scheduled to take place outside the presidential palace in a show of solidarity for the ailing Venezuelan president.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 10, 2013, 5:20 PM EST