Trench Mates and Brothers, Chavez & Ahmadinejad Meet in Iran
Hugo stopped in Iran today to pledge his country’s support to Iran:
“I feel I have met a brother and trench mate after meeting Chavez,” Ahmedinejad was quoted as saying by state-run television. “We think Iran and Venezuela should share all experiences of each other, stay by each other and they have to be supporters of each other.”
Chavez also signed an Anti-American pact with the Belarus dictator Lukashenko earlier in the week.
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez, center, visits with Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, left, and Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, July 29, 2006. (AP Photo/Miraflores Press, Marcelo Garcia)
With visits to the last dictator in Europe and the mullahs in Iran, Hugo still found time to hawk toothpaste in his free time.