The Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Venezuela, Sergey Melik-Bagdasarov, participated on Monday as the first volunteer in the trials of EpicVacCorona vaccine, the second vaccine manufactured by Russia as part of the fight to immunize the world’s population against COVID-19.
Cooperation and fight against COVID-19 | Venezuela starts clinical trials of second Russian vaccine EpicVacCorona
The Venezuelan people joined on Tuesday the clinical trials of EpicVacCorona, the second COVID-19 vaccine developed by Russian scientists, announced Executive Vice-president Delcy Rodríguez at a meeting held with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Venezuela Sergey Melik-Bagdasarov in Caracas.
On behalf of the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Minister of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs Jorge Arreaza expressed on Tuesday his heartfelt condolences to the fraternal people and Government of Mexico, “after the unfortunate event on Line 12 of the Mexico City subway that caused the death of at least 23 people and 79 injured. Our embrace!”
On Monday afternoon, the Foreign Vice-minister for Asia, the Middle East and Oceania, Capaya Rodríguez, held a meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to Venezuela, Imam Edy Mulyono, to deepen cooperation relations in strategic sectors.
The Executive Secretary of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People’s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP), Sacha Llorenti, arrived on Monday in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and informed that the Bank of ALBA will accompany and support the efforts made by the regional bloc to assist 15,000 people who have been displaced by the recent volcanic eruption.
ALBA-TCP Executive Secretary arrives in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to coordinate humanitarian bridge
The Executive Secretary of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People’s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP), Sacha Llorenti, arrived on Monday in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to coordinate and strengthen the humanitarian bridge activated by the member countries of this regional bloc to assist the people affected by the eruption of La Soufrière volcano in early April.
On Monday morning, the sixth batch of 50,000 Sputnik V vaccines arrived in Venezuela from the Russian Federation.
In an official meeting held at Casa Amarilla “Antonio José de Sucre,” headquarters of Venezuela’s Foreign Ministry in Caracas, to reaffirm the commitment to continuing the coordinated cooperation with the United Nations System, Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza bade farewell on Friday to the Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Matthew Crentsil, who will take on new duties at the United Nations Office at Geneva, Switzerland.
Venezuela’s Attorney General Tarek William Saab announced that his office submitted on April 30 a third report to the International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor’s Office on the Venezuelan State’s actions in defense of human rights.
As April 30, 2019 dawned, Venezuela was the victim of a coup attempt. The leaders were the same coup mongers of 2002, the extreme right-wing. This time, the lie they called “Operation Freedom” marked the escape of today’s fugitive Leopoldo López. The following chronological account shows the key elements of what happened.
In order to review the progress made by the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to endorse a new Interinstitutional Cooperation Agreement on higher education, Foreign Vice-minister for Multilateral Affairs, Daniela Rodríguez, held on Friday a video conference with the Director of the UNESCO Institute for Higher Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNESCO-IESALC), Francesc Pedró.
The Director of the Office for Consular Relations of Venezuela’s Foreign Ministry, Eulalia Tabares, participated on Wednesday in the regional review of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, an event organized by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).