Chavez Posthumously Decorated By Nikolic

President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic has issued a decree, posthumously awarding Order of the Republic of Serbia to Hugo Chavez, President of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, for his merits in developing and strengthening the peaceful cooperation and friendly relations between Republic of Serbia and Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

President’s office statement says that Serbia will be represented at President Chavez’s funeral by Nikolic’s adviser Oliver Antic as special envoy of Serbian President.