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Venezuela: 'You can count on Cuba today and always' - Cuban Pres. visits Maduro01:33

Venezuela: 'You can count on Cuba today and always' - Cuban Pres. visits Maduro

Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of, Caracas
May 31, 2018 at 02:34 GMT -00:00 · Published

President of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel arrived to Venezuela with his first foreign visit after being elected as the head of state, saying that the country can "count on Cuba today and always," in Caracas, Wednesday.

Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro in turn added that he "has true faith" in the intensive development of economic ties with Cuba.

The visit of the Cuban President was in support of Maduro who, on 20 May, was re-elected as Venezuela's President for a second term.

According to the country's election board, Maduro took 67.7 percent of the vote, while his closest rival, retired serviceman Henri Falcon came in second with 21.2 percent, followed by Javier Bertucci with 10 percent.

El presidente de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, dijo en Caracas Venezuela, durante su primera visita al exterior tras ser elegido como jefe de estado, que el país puede "contar con Cuba hoy y siempre".

El líder venezolano, Nicolás Maduro, agregó que "tiene fe verdadera" en el desarrollo intensivo de los lazos económicos con Cuba.

La visita del presidente cubano fue en apoyo de Maduro, quien fue reelecto el 20 de mayo como presidente de Venezuela para un segundo mandato.

Según la junta electoral del país, Maduro obtuvo el 67.7 por ciento de los votos, mientras que su rival más cercano, el soldado retirado Henri Falcon quedó en segundo lugar con 21.2 por ciento, seguido de Javier Bertucci con 10 por ciento.

Venezuela: 'You can count on Cuba today and always' - Cuban Pres. visits Maduro01:33
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President of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel arrived to Venezuela with his first foreign visit after being elected as the head of state, saying that the country can "count on Cuba today and always," in Caracas, Wednesday.

Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro in turn added that he "has true faith" in the intensive development of economic ties with Cuba.

The visit of the Cuban President was in support of Maduro who, on 20 May, was re-elected as Venezuela's President for a second term.

According to the country's election board, Maduro took 67.7 percent of the vote, while his closest rival, retired serviceman Henri Falcon came in second with 21.2 percent, followed by Javier Bertucci with 10 percent.

El presidente de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, dijo en Caracas Venezuela, durante su primera visita al exterior tras ser elegido como jefe de estado, que el país puede "contar con Cuba hoy y siempre".

El líder venezolano, Nicolás Maduro, agregó que "tiene fe verdadera" en el desarrollo intensivo de los lazos económicos con Cuba.

La visita del presidente cubano fue en apoyo de Maduro, quien fue reelecto el 20 de mayo como presidente de Venezuela para un segundo mandato.

Según la junta electoral del país, Maduro obtuvo el 67.7 por ciento de los votos, mientras que su rival más cercano, el soldado retirado Henri Falcon quedó en segundo lugar con 21.2 por ciento, seguido de Javier Bertucci con 10 por ciento.

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