Caracas, Havana, SANA- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro expressed his condolences on the passing of Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem.
In a tweet on Monday, President Maduro said “al-Moallem was a brother and a close friend whom I met during the diplomatic work, I extended my sincerest condolences to his family and to all the Syrian people.”
The Cuban Foreign Ministry, for its part, offered deepest condolences on the death of al-Moallem. In a tweet, Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodriguez said’’ I extended my heartfelt condolences to the Syrian Government and people on the death of friend al-Moallem, and I also extend condolences to his family and friends.”
Earlier on Monday, the Presidency of the Cabinet and Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates in Syrian Arab Republic has mourned al-Moallem, who passed away today morning.
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