Synopsis of International Events of 2011

The Force of Nature and the Tragedies On March 11, 2011 one of the strongest earthquakes of the last century happened in Japan. The nation was ravaged by a brutal 9 magnitude (on the Richter scale) earthquake, followed by a tsunami with waves of 10 meters high and th...

Lula’s Tumor Could be Healed

The tumor in the larynx of the former president of Brazil, Luis Inacio Lula da Silva is in mid state development that is why doctors of the Sao Paulo hospital informed that there are “high possibilities” of being cured after starting with chemotherapy. During a press conference,...

Hugo Chavez Declares Himself Free of Cancer

Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez declared himself cancer-free, four months after surgery to remove a cancerous tumour that shook the South American nation ahead of a 2012 presidential vote. “I am free of illness,” Chavez, 57, said in an address to Venezuelans on Thursday...

Chavez Goes to Cuba for Medical Exams

Last Sunday the Cuban president Raul Castro received his friend, Hugo Chavez, who traveled to La Habana. The Venezuelan leader would be going through some medical exams related to the cancerous tumor removed from him on June 20. Salvador Navarrete, Chavez personal surgeon stated...

Chavez Prepares for another Chemotherapy Cycle

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said yesterday he was confident that the fourth cycle of chemotherapy that he will begin in the coming days to cope with cancer will be his last one, allowing him to be recovered for re-election campaign in 2012 . The energetic socialist...