Daniel Ortega additionally praised Libyan chief Muammar Gaddafi and lamented NATO’s destruction of Libya
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has accused the EU of “hurting” the Neighborhood of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) by forcing it to undertake an announcement in help of “fascist Nazi” Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky on the EU-CELAC summit on Wednesday.
Talking at an occasion celebrating the forty fourth anniversary of the Sandinista victory in Nicaragua, Ortega lamented that the Brussels summit – the primary in a few years attended by Managua – had launched an announcement expressing “concern” about “the conflict in opposition to Ukraine” regardless of his nation’s objections.
Accusing the EU of making an attempt to “run Nicaragua in settlement with the US,” he emphasised that his authorities “didn’t signal, approve or accompany what was introduced, pompously and falsely, because the Declaration of Consensus of the III CELAC-European Union Summit.”
Resolutions “should be taken by consensus,” Ortega insisted. By not following process, the EU was “hurting CELAC.”
“On the European Neighborhood assembly with CELAC, the place they wished to place the fascist, the Nazi president of Ukraine on the assembly. The Europeans pressed exhausting, however many of the CELAC nations didn’t settle for and couldn’t stand for the fascist president of Ukraine,” Ortega stated, including that the EU’s efforts to introduce a line within the summit assertion explicitly blaming Russia for the turmoil in Ukraine had been rebuffed.
“Logically, we couldn’t settle for this,” he defined, mentioning that “it didn’t make sense to place these points on the agenda of the EU and CELAC.”
Nevertheless, efforts to incorporate a line within the assertion calling for an finish to the Western coverage of aggression and sanctions in opposition to Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua have been gutted, with Venezuela and Nicaragua eliminated. A name to not present Ukraine with cluster munitions, that are banned within the EU, was additionally shot down, Ortega stated.
Addressing hundreds of younger individuals who had assembled in Managua’s Plaza de la Dignidad Nacional to have a good time the anniversary of Nicaragua’s liberation, Ortega additionally praised slain Libyan chief Muammar Gaddafi, who was killed by NATO property throughout the conflict that “destroyed” Libya in 2012. He stated Gaddafi had “confirmed solidarity with Nicaragua” and “pushed for the unity of the Arab peoples.”
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