Venezuelan VP: Chavez asked questions during visit

In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela's Vice President Nicolas Maduro, right, speaks with opposition leader, Miranda state Gov. Henrique Capriles, center, and Lara state Gov. Henry Falcon during a meeting with state governors in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. Maduro said in a televised meeting with state governors that President Hugo Chavez has been making progress in his treatment for a severe respiratory infection and asked questions of his aides during a visit in Cuba. (AP Photo/Miraflores Press Office)CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's vice president said Tuesday that President Hugo Chavez has been making progress in his treatment for a severe respiratory infection and asked questions of his aides during a recent visit to Cuba, where the president is recovering.