President Nicolás Maduro appoints Adán Chávez as ambassador to the Republic of Cuba
Adán Chávez, Vice President of International Affairs of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (Psuv) was appointed by the President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, as Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to the Republic of Cuba.
The information was released by the Head of State through his Twitter account @NicolasMaduro. This decision comes after the notable death of the ambassador, Alí Rodríguez Araque, last November.
“I have appointed Adán Chávez, brother in Revolution, as our Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to the Republic of Cuba, who will also continue as Vice President of International Affairs of @PartidoPSUV”, he said.
Adán Chávez, brother of the commander Hugo Chávez, has held different positions within the Bolivarian Government, among which he stands out as People’s Power Minister for Culture, People’s Power Minister for Education and regionally held the position of Governor of the Barinas State in the period 2008-2017.
In 2017, after the call for peace made by President Nicolás Maduro to stop the violent actions that the national right originated in the country, Chávez is elected as a constituent and later appointed as president of the International Relations Commission of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC).