Former Paraguayan president to attend rally in support of Chávez
The presidents of Uruguay and Bolivia as well as the Ecuadorian and Argentinean foreign ministers will be participating in the events scheduled for Thursday in Venezuela in support of President Hugo Chávez
According to state-run news agency AVN, other Latin American leaders will be attending the event as well, namely José Mujica, Uruguay; and Evo Morales, Bolivia. Argentinean Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman and his Ecuadorian counterpart, Ricardo Patiño, will also travel to Venezuela to attend the rally.
Translated by Jhean Cabrera
Around 1.5 million Venezuelans have decided to emigrate in search of a better future for their families. The figure accounts to between 4% and 6% of the overall population. Approximately 88% of these expatriates have made up their mind to emigrate over the last 15 years.