background_fid (1).jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
NPR News

Venezuela's Chavez Rejects U.S. Call for Elections

As Venezuela enters the third week of crippling nationwide strikes aimed at ousting President Hugo Chavez, the leader rejects a U.S. call to hold early elections. A U.S. official insists Washington isn't meddling. NPR's Gerry Hadden reports.

Copyright 2002 NPR