December 5, 2023

The leaders of the European Union and the Neighborhood of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) have agreed on Tuesday with out Nicaragua a ultimate declaration of the summit that condemns the Russian struggle of aggression in Ukraine.

This was confirmed by the President of France, Emmanuel Macron, in statements after the assembly. “The discussions that we now have held have proven the unanimity minus one in all CELAC. They have been actually aligned on the textual content”, he argued.

Macron has assured that it stays to be clarified whether or not to lastly go for a textual content of conclusions from each blocs that excludes Nicaragua or a declaration by the president of the European Council, Charles Michel, and the present president of CELAC, Ralph Gonsalves, an possibility that lastly has been chosen as confirmed by diplomatic sources to Europa Press.

This communique comes after negotiations till the final second to shut some conclusions that the 27 EU nations and 33 of CELAC will settle for and that has had its principal obstacles in Nicaragua, Venezuela and Cuba.

Particularly, the Central American nation, the closest to Russia within the Latin American area and which has supported Moscow in voting to denounce the struggle of aggression within the United Nations Meeting, has been the primary impediment to a standard textual content as a result of its refusal to just accept the vocabulary utilized by the United Nations to sentence the Russian invasion.