1 July 2013, 06:03

Venezuela's President to open Chavez Street in Moscow

Николас Мадуро Уго чавес плакат венесуэла

Nicolas Maduro

Nicolas Maduro

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro will take part in the gas forum which will take place in Moscow on July 1 and 2.

It is expected that Mr. Maduro will take part in a ceremony of opening a new street, which will be named after Venezuela's previous president Hugo Chavez, in Moscow, and also make a speech in the Russian parliament.

After the gas forum, Mr. Maduro will go to Belarus's capital Minsk, where he will meet with Belarus's President Alexander Lukashenko.

Earlier, an aid of Russia's President Vladimir Putin Yuri Ushakov said that during the gas summit, Mr. Putin will meet with President Maduro, Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Bolivia's President Evo Morales and Libya's Prime Minister Ali Zeidan.

Voice of Russia, Interfax

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