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Dania Elena Tolentino from El Salvador presenting her credentials to President Luis Abinader / Presidency

The ambassadors of Belarus, the People’s Republic of China, Colombia, El Salvador, Hungary, Sweden, Thailand and Yemen presented credentials at a ceremony held at the Presidential Palace on Monday, 22 May 2023.

Vice President Raquel Peña and Foreign Relations Minister Roberto Álvarez accompanied President Luis Abinader.

The new accredited diplomats are:Valery Baranovsky is the new of Belarus. Previously, he served as ambassador to Lithuania and Cuba. He was also a counselor at the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in Ukraine.

Luning Chen, from the People’s Republic of China. He has been a counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Peru and Cuba. He was also counselor of the Department of Latin America and the Caribbean of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China and...

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