Thursday, June 25, 2009

Statement of Venezuelan Gov't. on Ambassadors

Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Ministry of People's Power for Foreign Affairs

The government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and the government of the United States of America agreed to annul the measures taken in September, 2008 regarding their respective ambassadors in Caracas and Washington.

As a direct consequence of these simultaneous decisions, Ambassadors Bernardo Álvarez and Patrick Duddy will be able to return to their posts effective as of the present date.

The Ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United States Bernardo Álvarez will be returning to his post in Washington tomorrow, Friday, June 26, 2009.