While the VII summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) in the City of Buenos Aires, the vice president Cristina Kirchner gave continuity this Tuesday, January 24, to his own international agenda after receiving the president of Bolivia separately in the Senate, luis mapleand his partner from Colombia, gustavo petro. Meanwhile, the wait for his probable meeting with the head of state of Brazil, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
The head of the Senate and maximum reference of Kirchnerism already had received yesterday the former president of Bolivia Evo Moraleswith whom he shared some years as heads of state during the first wave of progressive governments in Latin America.
Barely 24 hours later, he held a meeting with Arce, with whom the former cocalero leader is bidding for the leadership of the Movement for Socialism (MAS).
the bolivian president He arrived at the Senate around 6:00 p.m. through the esplanade of the Entre Ríos avenue of the Legislative Palace, accompanied by a delegation among whom was the argentine ambassador for peace, ariel basteiro.
The meeting took place in less than half an hour and no other details were released than the little that was displayed on Cristina Kirchner’s official Twitter.
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While, Petro He entered the Senate shortly before 7:30 p.m., also through the esplanade of Entre Ríos Avenue, in front of the Plaza del Congreso, where he was received by the Administrative Secretary of the Upper House, María Luz Alonso.
Also yesterday, Cristina Kirchner received in her office of the Upper House the Honduran President Xiomara Castrowhom he had visited in Tegucigalpa on January 26 of last year for the presidential inauguration ceremony.
In a video that she shared on her social networks, the former president showed an award that she received from Castro in recognition of the “I support democracy and the resistance of the Honduran people against the 2009 coup d’état, which overthrew the democratic government of President José Manuel Zelaya Rosales”the husband of the current president of the Central American country.
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What about the meeting between Cristina and Lula
The most anticipated meeting is still pending and is the one that would take place in the next few hours with lula da silvaanother emblematic Latin American leader with whom Cristina Kirchner shared historic time during the government of Néstor Kirchner (when she was first lady and national senator) and her first term as president between 2007 and 2011.
Like Castro, Arce and Petro, Lula Da Silva is visiting Argentina, participating in the CELAC summit, in what represents the return of brazil to the regional body after the South American giant withdrew during the Government of Jair Bolsonaro.
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