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Chavez: 'Capitalism is the realm of injustice'


President Hugo Chavez has told the BBC that only democratic socialism can save the world from faceless capitalism.

In a rare interview, Venezuela's leader tells HARDtalk he sees capitalism as an unjust system.

Calling himself a democrat, he emphasised he has been elected by the "power of the people" in his country.

READ MORE: President Chavez's socialist world vision

You can watch the full interview with President Chavez on HARDtalk on Tuesday 15th June on the BBC News Channel at 0230, 0430 and 2330 BST and on BBC World News at 0330, 0830, 1530 and 1930 GMT.


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