Russian-Venezuelan Intergovernmental Commission meeting held in Moscow.

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"A meeting of the Russian-Venezuelan intergovernmental commission was held in Moscow on Friday, attended by Russian Vice Prime Minister Yuri Borisov and Venezuelan Vice President for Planning Ricardo Menendez.

The two officials discussed “cooperation not only in traditional spheres but also in new, high-tech areas, which are some of the key elements for the further stable development of Venezuela, reducing tensions in the socio-economic field,” according to Borisov.

The Russian official also confirmed Russia’s support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, adding “we are convinced that Venezuela's foreign partners should promote its return to the path of sustainable development and prosperity in this way, not through threats, sanctions and ultimate.[ultimatums]”" SOURCE