Maduro Says Embarking on Visit to Russia, Planning to Meet With Putin
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Maduro Says Embarking on Visit to Russia, Planning to Meet With Putin

MEXICO CITY, Dec 4: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Tuesday he was leaving for Russia to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

"At this moment we are leaving for Russia to strengthen and expand our diplomatic relations and friendly ties between the brotherly nations," Maduro tweeted.

According to the Venezuelan president, he was planning to hold "a very intense and very important meeting" with Putin later on Tuesday.
(UNI-SPUTNIK)