October 16, 2008 7:47 AM

As election looms, Chávez steps up rhetoric

With President Hugo Chávez's socialist party facing tough regional elections in November, the government is ramping up the warnings of a U.S. attack on Venezuela like never before ,and taking the requisite actions against what officials say are shadowy assassination plots and U.S.-orchestrated destabilizing plans.

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