Venezuela, Russia strengthen military-technical cooperation

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Read: 895     11:21     17 August 2019    

Russia and Venezuela are currently strengthening their technical-military cooperation through the signing of a set of agreements, according to Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino.


On his Twitter, Padrino stated he held a meeting with his Russian counterpart General Sergey Shoigu on Wednesday, where they signed several agreements on education, training and combined ground, water and air military drills.

During the meeting held in Moscow, where the Venezuelan defense minister is attending the closing ceremony of the International Army Games 2019, both high-ranking officials reaffirmed their defense of the self-determination of peoples and respect for sovereignty.

Shoigu stated that Russia supports Caracas' foreign policy and its resistance to US attempts to promote a coup in the South American country.

'We strongly support the efforts of the leaders of Venezuela to implement an independent foreign policy and to counteract the US attempts to change the legitimately-elected Government,' the Russian minister stated.

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Venezuela, Russia strengthen military-technical cooperation

2019/08/maduro_putin_1-1565987680.jpg
Read: 896     11:21     17 August 2019    

Russia and Venezuela are currently strengthening their technical-military cooperation through the signing of a set of agreements, according to Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino.


On his Twitter, Padrino stated he held a meeting with his Russian counterpart General Sergey Shoigu on Wednesday, where they signed several agreements on education, training and combined ground, water and air military drills.

During the meeting held in Moscow, where the Venezuelan defense minister is attending the closing ceremony of the International Army Games 2019, both high-ranking officials reaffirmed their defense of the self-determination of peoples and respect for sovereignty.

Shoigu stated that Russia supports Caracas' foreign policy and its resistance to US attempts to promote a coup in the South American country.

'We strongly support the efforts of the leaders of Venezuela to implement an independent foreign policy and to counteract the US attempts to change the legitimately-elected Government,' the Russian minister stated.

Prensa Latina



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