“Venezuela and Iran are accused of being aggressive, but this is not true. Iran has attacked no one, and the Bolivarian revolution has attacked or bombed one person either. So who assaulted other countries and other peoples? “admonished Chavez, in Caracas receiving his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The only “war” that is led by Venezuela, the one against poverty, misery and social injustice according to Mr. Chavez.
“The people of the world do not want more wars, imperialism. We respect international law and the right of peoples to self-determination. Thus we can achieve peace on earth”, said Mr Chavez .
He said the strengthening of relations with Iran in the interests of the Venezuelan people, and the union of the two countries has a peaceful nature.