The telegram states, in particular:
“I sincerely congratulate you and the entire nation on the state holiday – the Independence Day of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
The government and the people of Abkhazia highly value the contribution of Venezuela to the process of the international recognition of the independence of the Republic of Abkhazia. The relations of friendship and cooperation that exist between our states continue to grow stronger and develop every year.
I am confident that we will continue to make every effort to ensure productive cooperation in all fields for the benefit of our nations.
On this occasion, I would like to wish you, Mr. President, strong health, prosperity and successes in this high government position and to the people of Venezuela – peace and prosperity”.