In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, left, talks to a woman during a visit to a hospital in Caracas, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009. Venezuela's government is expelling the Israeli ambassador and all embassy personnel in response to Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip, officials said.(AP Photo/Miraflores Press Office)
In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, left, talks to a woman during a visit to a hospital in Caracas, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009. Venezuela's government is expelling the Israeli ambassador and all embassy personnel in response to Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip, officials said.(AP Photo/Miraflores Press Office) Miraflores Press Office
In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, left, talks to a woman during a visit to a hospital in Caracas, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009. Venezuela's government is expelling the Israeli ambassador and all embassy personnel in response to Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip, officials said.(AP Photo/Miraflores Press Office) Miraflores Press Office

Sinking oil prices threaten Hugo Chavez's revolution

January 06, 2009 7:43 PM