Venezuelan President, Ni colás Maduro, praised historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro’s work in defense of humanity’s just causes, according to the Ministry of Communication and Information’s website.
During his television program En Contacto con Maduro (In contact with Maduro), broadcast every Tuesday evening, the Head of State called the Cuban leader the “revolutionary commander of Latin America and the Caribbean.”
According got PL, the leader took advantage of the opportunity to send Fidel Castro an embrace and convey the support of the Venezuelan people, on the occasion of his 89th birthday (August 13).
“Fidel has written and will continue to write great history for many centuries.”
After congratulating Fidel, Maduro shared images of the Cuban leader together with late President Hugo Chávez with the public; describing the leaders as giants and builders of a Latin American reality which must be defended, now more than ever.
Among Cuba and Venezuela’s achievements he mentioned the solidification of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America and the energy cooperation mechanism Pe trocaribe – regional integration initiatives founded on cooperation, equality and solidarity.
Meanwhile, yesterday, Nicaraguan President, Daniel Ortega, sent a message of congratulations to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on his 89th birthday, in which he emphasize that “you belong to the land of the wise, the inspired and inspirational, of the great maestros, pioneers, founders, of so many personal processes of light, life and truth.”
Expressed in the letter, also signed by director of the Citizenry and Communication Council, Rosario Mu rillo, were feelings of admiration, respect and recognition for Fidel.
With you Fidel, we inherit a Revolution in motion, in the Great Homeland, Our America and the Caribbean, the text adds.