in Havana Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel received his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro at the Revolution Palace in Havana on Saturday, in his first public event after being elected as head of state. Maduro was accompanied by Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza, Vice President for Social Development, Minister of Education Elias Jaua and Oil and Energy Minister Manuel Quevedo... Еще. During his visit, the Venezuelan president paid tribute to Cuba's national hero Jose Marti in the capital's Revolution Square with a flower wreath. In an address to the press, Maduro spoke of a bright future with Cuba. «We come to renew hope, to renew dreams. We must aim for the future especially, visualise ten years ahead and think what else can be done, what else is necessary for our peoples», he said. This is Diaz-Canel's first public event as President of Cuba after being elected last Thursday.