Antananarivo, November 7. Heny Rabary-Njaka, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Madagascar, received the ambassador of Cuba, Ernesto Gómez Díaz, at the Foreign Ministry's headquarters, who presented him the copies of his credentials.
During the lively dialogue, both interlocutors exchanged about the current state of bilateral relations and agreed on the need to continue advancing in the strengthening of cooperation relations.
The Cuban diplomat appreciated the support of Madagascar to Cuba in the fight against the blockade, both in the UN and in the African Union. He also referred to the program of activities that it is carried out to commemorate the first anniversary of the physical disappearance of the Commander in Chief, Fidel Castro Ruz.
For his part, the Malagasy Foreign Minister reiterated his country's decision to continue supporting efforts for the definitive lifting of the blockade imposed on Cuba for more than 50 years, and was interested in expanding cooperation in sectors such as health, culture and agriculture, among others.