Jakarta, July 20- At the Headquarters of the Ministry of Youth and Sport of #Indonesia, the Ambassador Tania Velázquez López, was received by the Minister of the branch, Hon. Mr. Zainudin Amali.
The head of the sports Institution highlighted the development achieved by the small Caribbean nation in the sports arena; while highly appreciate the historic cooperation in this field with Indonesia.
For her part, the Cuban diplomat, valuing that sports cooperation with the Asian nation has been a fundamental pillar in bilateral cooperation during the 60 years of diplomatic ties, ratified the Island's will to expand them and its full willingness to achieve this purpose, during the current mission in Jakarta.
Starting in 2007, a tangible development was registered in sports cooperation between both nations. Despite the severe onslaught of the US blockade against the Greater Antilles, numerous Indonesian athletes and coaches have perfected their techniques at training bases on the Caribbean island, and Cuban coaches, especially in the boxing specialty, have been hired by the Asian nation. #CubaCoopera. #CubaVsBloqueo.