The meeting will reportedly help reinforce unity among the member States, its capacity of regional compromise and the Latin American integration process.
The regional body is made up of Venezuela, Cuba, Bolivia, Nicaragua, Dominica, Antigua and Barbuda, Ecuador, St. Vincent and The Grenadines, Santa Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, and Granada.
The Foreign Ministers of the participating countries sit at the bloc’s Political Council. The are entrusted with advising the Presidential Council on matters such as political strategies and coming up with proposal on international political issues for debate at the summit level.
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro and his Foreign Minister Delcy Foreign Minister David Choquehuanca arrived ahead of them.
It is expected that the Havana gathering will ratify the final declaration of the Caracas Presidential Summit and reaffirmed the members’ compromise with the Peace Zone Declaration agreed upon in 2014 by the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States.