CYPRUS AKEL PARTY PRESENTS A DONATION FOR HURRICANE IRMA DAMAGES.
Cyprus October 4, 2017. Andros Kyprianou, General Secretary of the Progressive Workers' Party, AKEL, held a fraternal meeting with the Cuban Ambassador, Aramis Fuente Hernández, to whom he delivered a note on behalf of the Central Committee of the political organization in which he confirms a donation, of the amount of 2000 Euros, as a contribution to address the damages caused to the country and the Cuban people by the devastating Hurricane Irma.
In making brief statements to the journalists present, the partisan leader also expressed "his condolences for the loss of life and solidarity of AKEL and the entire people of Cyprus with the heroic people of Cuba for the fight they keep giving in order to live better days".
On behalf of the people, the communist party and the Cuban government, the Ambassador affirmed that these gestures evoke emotion and strengthen the feelings and ties of friendship and solidarity that have historically existed between the two peoples and countries.
He also reaffirmed that the spirit of fight and work of the Cuban people are increasingly strengthened and in difficult times like these confirms their great and unwavering will and decision, demonstrated many times, also to be victorious of a disaster of this magnitude.
Embassy of Cuba