Friday, 12 April, 2002, 12:01 GMT 13:01 UK
Venezuela president forced out
Oil prices fall
(Caen precios del petroleo)
In London, oil prices fell at the start of trading following Mr Chavez's
Opec, the cartel of leading oil exporting nations, said it was "concerned" by
the situation in Venezuela, fearing the country might increase its oil output in
order to boost state finances.