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A skyscraper known as the "Tower of David" is seen in Caracas January 31, 2014.

Venezuela's 'Skyscraper Slum' provides haven for poor

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CARACAS (Reuters) - It boasts a helicopter landing pad, glorious views of the Avila mountain range, and large balconies for weekend barbecues.

Yet this 45-story skyscraper in the center of Venezuela's capital Caracas is no five-star hotel or swanky apartment block: it is a slum, probably the tallest in the world.

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