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Report: Chavez is back in Venezuela

By the CNN Wire Staff
The Venezuelan leader underwent surgery to remove a cancerous tumor last month.
The Venezuelan leader underwent surgery to remove a cancerous tumor last month.
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • The Venezuelan president returns after about a week in Cuba
  • He underwent chemotherapy treatment for cancer
  • Chavez has not said what type of cancer he has

(CNN) -- Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has arrived in his home country from Cuba, where he underwent cancer treatment, the Venezuelan state-run broadcaster VTV reported Saturday.

He returned after roughly a week in Cuba, where he received chemotherapy treatment.

Chavez underwent surgery to remove a cancerous tumor last month. He has not said what type of cancer he has.

VTV published an image of the president arriving Saturday night.

 
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