Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez speaks to supporters at a square in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Opposition lawmakers gained a bigger presence and a platform to challenge Chavez at the new national Assembly, though the congress' powers will be limited by a recent measure letting the president enact laws by decree. Venezuela's new Congress had its first session Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
March 19, 2011 2:08:24 PM PDT
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - March 19, 2011 --
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is condemning the United States and its European allies for their military intervention in Libya.