Chavez returns home after cancer surgery in Cuba

Last Updated: Mon, Feb 18, 2013 11:00 hrs

-ANI): Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

"We have arrived again to the Venezuelan homeland. Thank you, God! Thank you, my beloved people! We shall continue the treatment here," Chavez posted on Twitter.

The 58-year-old leader underwent a cancer surgery in Cuba on Dec. 11.Last week, the Venezuelan government released the first images of Chavez following his surgery, showing him propped up in bed flanked by his two daughters. (Xinhua-ANI)

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