Addis Ababa, 12 November 2019. The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat received the Cuban Ambassador to the Au. H.E. Mr. Angel Villa.
The African leader ratified the solidarity of Africa with Cuba, and confirmed his commitment to pay a visit to the Caribbean country. He also appreciated the contribution of Cuba to the African struggles against colonialism, racism, Apartheid and underdevelopment. Particularly, the Chairperson acknowledged the preparation in Cuba of thousand youth in various specialities, mainly medicine.
Faki Mahamat confirmed the support of Africa to Cuba in the struggle against the US blockade. The cUban Ambassador expressed appreciation to all the 54 African UN Member States for the support to the Cuban resolution against the blockade, as well as to the AU for the Resolution approved every year rejecting that policy.