The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, along with the Bolivarian Government and Venezuelan people, congratulates the people of Greece for their full exercise of popular sovereignty that has demonstrated, through participation and voting, their unquestionable commitment to democracy.
Venezuela sends its warmest congratulations to the Syriza political coalition and to Alexis Tsipras for their historic victory, wishes them well in their tenure and offers them solidarity and support.
During this electoral process the right-wing attacked the people of Venezuela and the Bolivarian Revolution through a dirty campaign that was defeated by the awareness of the majority.
From the homeland of the Liberator Simón Bolívar and the undefeated Commander of the Bolivarian Revolution, Hugo Chávez, President Nicolás Maduro wishes to express to the sibling people of Greece his best wishes during this new era of political and economic transformations that begins today.
The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela reaffirms its willingness to work towards development, peace, cooperation, and the defense of fair and pluripolar international order.
Caracas, January 25, 2015
Ministry of People’s Power for Foreign Affairs