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Venezuela's Capriles sees campaign as 'epic crusade'

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Venezuelan opposition candidate Henrique Capriles calls his campaign against acting President Nicolas Maduro a spiritual struggle and "heroic and epic crusade" against abuses of power. 

Venezuelan presidential candidate, Henrique Capriles, gestures during a campaign rally in Naguanagua, Carabobo state, Venezuela, on March 21, 2013. Capriles calls his campaign against acting President Nicolas Maduro a spiritual struggle and "heroic and epic crusade" against abuses of power.

Despite his underdog status, Capriles told AFP in an interview on his campaign bus that he has a shot at winning the April 14 election to replace late leader Hugo Chavez, who lost his battle to cancer on March 5.

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