Venezuela mourns death of South America's strongman

Tens of thousands of mourners have packed the streets of Venezuela's capital to see the coffin of President Hugo Chavez being paraded through the city.

'Comandante' Chavez dominated politics in Venezuela for longer than any other democratically-elected leader in the Americas, and many loved him for it.

ITV News International Editor Bill Neely reports on the extraordinary scenes from Caracas:

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