Iran Announces Day of Mourning over Chavez’ Death
Iranian cabinet announced Wednesday as a Day of Mourning nationwide to commemorate passing away of the Latin American anti-imperialist figure.
The decision was made to indicate the reverence of the Iranian nation and government to the late president Chavez.
Chavez was born on July 28, 1954 and was known as leader of “Bolivar Revolution” because of his policies and opposition to the US foreign policy.
He founded the leftist political party Movement of the Fifth Republic with the aim of bringing welfare for his nation and decreasing class differences in Venezuela.
Source: News Agencies, Edited by moqawama.org