"Chavez was elected, he only has peaceful designs on the region, only wants to reclaim what is fair for his country, only wants to be friends with his neighbors."
U.S activist Cindy Sheehan (L) meets Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, Venezuela January 28, 2006. Thousands of international activists have gathered in Caracas for the sixth World Social Forum, to protest against war, U.S. economic policies and debate on topics from fair trade to indigenous rights. Picture taken January 28, 2006. NO SALES NO ARCHIVES REUTERS/Ho-Miraflores Palace