President and former PM

Former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar had a special luncheon yesterday with President Leonel Fernandez. Aznar is in the country on a private visit and praised the county for its continued economic growth, although he did mention his concern about the increase in socialist governments in the region. The Presidential Press Secretary informed the media that President Fernandez had invited Aznar. President Fernandez was accompanied by Vice President Rafael Alburquerque and Foreign Minister Carlos Morales Troncoso.