Stef Blok, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and the Venezuelan Vice President (VP) Tareck El Aissami inked the agreement to repair the rift between the neighbors.
El Aissami said the Bolivarian Republic has communicated their point of view to their Dutch counterpart as well as how to strengthen relations with the Kingdom of the Netherlands, of which the trio of constituent states belongs. The vice president announced the reestablishment of ties with the Caribbean islands, during a press conference, explaining that the normalizing of the formerly strained maritime relations was a historic moment.
The Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao islands are supplied with fresh fruit and vegetables by Venezuela.
Source: St Lucia Times