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Iran defense min. attends Venezuelan President’s inauguration

Tehran, The inauguration ceremony of the Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro was held with the attendance of Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami on Friday.

Representatives of 94 countries also participated in the ceremony.

General Hatami is in Caracas to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro who was elected to the office for a second term.

The delegation accompanying Hatami in the visit as well as the Bolivian foreign minister were also present in the meeting.

Nicolas Maduro will be sworn in for a second six-year term of office on Thursday.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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