Iranian President kisses Hugo Chavez's coffin

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stopped twice to kiss the coffin of Venezuela's late leader Hugo Chavez during today's funeral.

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad kisses the coffin
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad kisses the coffin Credit: Reuters/VTV

Ahmadinejad is one of some 30 heads of state who are attending the funeral.

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gestures to the other guests at the funeral
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gestures to the other guests at the funeral Credit: Reuters/VTV

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