He received the president of Colombia in the Senate, who showed curiosity about the portraits. The vice described them to him and used that definition. Look at the video.
Cristina Kirchner launched this Tuesday a striking phrase upon receiving Gustavo Petro in his Senate office, who participated in the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) that took place in the City of Buenos Aires.
Before the curiosity of the Colombian president for the decoration of the room, with numerous portraits hanging on its walls, the vice president listed the names of each of them, among which were historical figures of politics and sports in Argentina. “This is half a fair“, said.
The sequence was published by the former Argentine president herself on her social networks. At the beginning of the video, she made a presentation in which she contextualized the meeting she had with Petro, after receiving the president of Bolivia, Luis Alberto Arce.
“Here I am with the Colombian flag because we are about to receive Gustavo Petro, the new president of Colombia who I really want to meet him because it is the product, the result, of the recent history, tremendous history, of Colombia. I really liked his United Nations speech and it is also always good to meet someone with the magic of the land of García Márquez ”, he indicated, closing his prologue with a mention of the Colombian writer who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982.
When Petro was elected in Colombia, Cristina Kirchner had expressed her emotion on social networks. Petro for her part, had words of solidarity with Cristina for the attack against her.
The cutting of the images led directly to Petro’s entry into the room. “President, nice to meet you”, The former president received it. Then, both shook hands, took photos and sat face to face at the opposite ends of the table, when the clock had already crossed 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday.
“is looking at everything”, Cristina Kirchner broke the ice. Petro agreed: ““I like it”. So, the Argentine vice president stood up and started with mentions: “There we have Eva Perón, Juana Azurduy, Macacha Güemes, Güemes’ sister, our great fighter on the borders, Mariano Moreno, Castelli…”.
Immediately afterwards, he pointed to the painting containing the image of Diego Maradona and awoke a shy smile from Petro in the office located on the first floor of the Legislative Palace. “(They are) everyone, no one is missing. Nestor (Kirchner), of course the virgin. This is half a fair, of things, ”was her curious description.
The parallel agenda of Cristina Kirchner
Arce and Petro paraded along a red carpet, specially placed for the occasion, to meet the vice president, who designed their own international agendain parallel to the CELAC Summit.
The same did not happen with Brazilian Ignacio Lula Da Silva, although the version circulated that it would arrive late at night. Originally, the Brazilian president was expected on Monday, but due to apparent problems in his schedule, your visit did not happen.
In the Senate, only Cristina Kirchner, who on Monday he had met with the president of Honduras, Xiomara Castro, and the senator from Neuquén, his right-hand man, Oscar Parrilli. The head of the Foreign Relations Commission of the Chamber of Deputies, Eduardo Valdés, was also seen.