Spain does U-turn on Cuba and Venezuela in favor of dialogue


The Spanish government is changing its relationship with Venezuela and Cuba. The new Socialist Party (PSOE) Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez, has decided to end the hard line followed by his predecessor Mariano Rajoy, of the Popular Party (PP), in favor of a new climate of “dialogue.”

The decision was relayed by Foreign Minister Josep Borrell this week to his Venezuelan counterpart, Jorge Arreaza, at a summit in Brussels. A high-ranking official from the Spanish ministry met with Cuba’s deputy foreign minister, Abelardo Moreno, to convey a similar message…

Read more : El Pais, 19.07.2018