March 09, 2013
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Reverend Jesse Jackson (left) talked with actor and filmmaker Sean Penn at the funeral of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad offered his condolences to Chavez's mother.
Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro (right) stood with ministers and the armed forces over the coffin.
JORGE DAN LOPEZ/Reuters
Bolivian miners waited outside the funeral ceremony at the Military Academy in Caracas.
Soldiers fired a cannon salvo for Chavez, who died after a nearly two-year bout with cancer.
Raúl Castro, president of Cuba (center), and other Latin American leaders posed with the coffin.
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