Vice-President Maduro arrives in Santiago for 1st Celac-EU Summit
Maduro stressed that Venezuela drives and supports the union of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, which he compared with the dream of the Liberators of America in the 18th century
The official confirmed on arrival in Chile Venezuela's support to the CELAC, and highlighted the fact that Cuba this weekend assuming the presidency of the regional body, which occupies Chile at this time.
Maduro stressed that Venezuela drives and supports the union of the countries of Latin America and Caribbean, which he compared with the dream of the Liberators of America in the 18th century.
He said the Venezuelan delegation includes several cabinet members, such as Foreign Minister Elías Jaua and Communication Minister Ernesto Villegas.
A shipment of over 30,000 tons of phosphate arrived at Puerto Cabello port in late July on board the Shi Long Ling, a Chinese-flagged vessel that began its long journey in northern Africa. The cargo boat docked on July 26 after traveling more than 3,200 nautical miles. Undoubtedly, this would just be considered one in many cargo ships crisscrossing the oceans if it were not for the fact that Venezuela has denounced Western Sahara occupation by Morocco and yet purchases the territory's natural resource products from the occupying power.