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World reacts to Hugo Chavez's death

Published On: Mar 11 2013 02:10:12 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 06 2013 12:32:38 PM CST

The news of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's death on March 5 elicited both mourning and celebration from people around the world. Take a look at reactions to the controversial leader's death.

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"Today the people of the United States lost a friend it never knew it had. And poor people around the world lost a champion," actor Sean Penn said in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter. Penn was a strong supporter of Chavez.

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