President Luis Lacalle Pou was present at the inauguration of the new president of the Argentina, Javier Mileiand participated in all the milestones of the day, from the event at Congress, the speech to the people of the neighboring country and the presentation of the international delegations in the White Room in the Pink House.
The inauguration of the brand new Argentine president, Javier Milei, began with the transfer of command between the now former president, Alberto Fernandez and the president. The event was carried out by the former vice president and former president of the Senate, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner – who also transferred his command to the current leader, Victoria Villaruel.
There, President Luis Lacalle Pou was present, accompanied by other leaders such as the King of Spain, Felipe VI; the president of Ukraine, Volodimir Zelensky – with whom he held a bilateral meeting -; the Prime Minister of Hungary, Viktor Orban and the leaders of Paraguay, Santiago Peña; from Bolivia, Luis Arce Catacora; from Armenia, Vahagn Kachaturyan; and from Chile, Gabriel Boric.
After act of assumptionthe president-elect gave a speech on the steps of the Congress and in front of the population that went to participate in that event. There, Milei was accompanied by his ministers, as well as by international leaders, among whom was Lacalle Pou.
After his speech, the president walked to the Casa Rosada where he was finally able to receive the international commissions of Spain, Armenia, Ecuador, Chile, Paraguay, Ukraine and Uruguay in it White Living Room of the government building.
A busy day for Lacalle Pou
Before participating in the inauguration ceremony, the Uruguayan president had a bilateral meeting with the Ukrainian president. The meeting took place this Sunday morning at the Sheraton hotel in Buenos Aires where they talked about the war that their country maintains with Russia currently and where he thanked him for his participation in promoting peace.
On his social networks, Zelensky thanked Uruguay and its people for “supporting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.”
“Ukraine is fighting a tough battle against the Russian invaders and at the same time working to implement the Formula of Peace, one of the key political instruments to end the war,” the president explained on his social networks and assured that he thanked Uruguay for sending your representative to the most recent meeting of the Peace Formula.
On the other hand, he expressed his hope that Uruguay attend the next round of talks in Swiss. Furthermore, the president stressed that Ukraine is paying “special attention” to the prospect of holding the summit. Ukraine-Latin America and assured that he invited Lacalle Pou to visit your country.