Hugo Chavez: the region's leaders to be cautious (Reuters)
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said the U.S. may have invented a way to hit Latin America's leaders of cancer, after he joined the Argentine President Cristina Fernandez to the list of the heads have been diagnosed with this disease.
The statement was a controversial habit of socialist Venezuelan leader, who underwent surgery in June to remove a tumor in the pelvis, but Chavez stressed that he does not bring any charges, but thinking aloud.
Chavez said in a televised speech to soldiers at a military base "would not be strange if they invented a technology for cancer is not known to be one."
In recent times, been diagnosed with Chavez and Fernandez, President of Paraguay Fernando Lugo, the President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff, and former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, cancer, all of them leftists.
Doctors say that the President of Argentina has a very good chance to recover, you will not need chemotherapy or radiation therapy.
Fernandez had cancer and HPV, the most common type of thyroid cancer, and there is no evidence that the disease spread.
The announcement of her after less than a month on the performance of the right to continue a second term four years after winning a landslide election in October / November.
The surgery is performed for Fernandez, on the fourth of January next.
Chavez said that the region's leaders to be cautious of others, including his close ally, Bolivian President Evo Morales.