Factbox: Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles retained his state governorship on Sunday, keeping himself in prime position for a possible new run for office should President Hugo Chavez’s cancer force him out of office. Here are some facts about him: * Capriles, 40, beat former vice-president Elias Jaua, a heavyweight Chavez ally, to win re-election as governor of Venezuela’s second-most populous state, Miranda. The state, which includes part of Caracas, ranges from the huge Petare shantytown to fishing villages and beaches on the Caribbean coast. …

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