Cuba's acting President Raul Castro (C-front) talks to Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega (L), Haiti's President Rene Preval (C) and President Leonel Fernandez (R) from Dominican Republic before the official photo of a summit of Petrocaribe in Cienfuegos, Cuba December 21, 2007. A dozen heads of state are gathering to attend the opening of a Soviet-era refinery that was refurbished by Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA. Photo Reuters
Attendees pose for the official photograph during a summit of Petrocaribe in Cienfuegos December 21, 2007. Front row from left: Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega, Haiti's President Rene Preval, Dominican Republic's President Leonel Ortega, Belize's Prime Minister Said Musa, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, Cuba's acting President Raul Castro, Antigua and Barbuda's Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer, Dominica's Prime Minister Roosvelt Skerrit, Guyana's Prime Minister Samuel Hinds, Jamaica's Prime Minister Bruce Holding and San Vicente and Las Granadinas' Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves. Back row from left: Ambassador to Barbados in Venezuela Keith Franklin, Honduras' Defense Minister Aristides Mejia, San Cristobal and Nieves' Energy Minister Asim Martin, Granada's Vice Prime Minister Gregory Bowen, Santa Lucia's Minister of Commerce Guy Mayers, Managing Director of Suriname's state oil company Staatsolie Mark Waaldijk, Trinidad and Tobago's Ambassador to Cuba Yvonne Gittens-Joseph and Director General of the Organizaton of Eastern Caribbean States Len Ishmael.
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