Kuwait, October 30, 2017. Andrés González Garrido, Ambassador of Cuba to Kuwait, was received by His Highness, the Emir of the State of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on the occasion of the end of his diplomatic mission in this country, in the Al Seif Palace of this capital.
During the meeting the Ambassador thanked the Emir for the support of his government to Cuba in the international arena, in the vote in favor of Cuba in the Cuban resolution against the blockade, as well as in other forums. The diplomat also expressed to the Amir his gratitude for the cooperation provided by Kuwait through the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development in different hydraulic and energy projects, which have a great impact on the Cuban population.
For his part, His Highness, the Emir of Kuwait referred to his relationship with Cuba, which goes back many years, when he was Minister of Foreign Affairs and especially his friendship with Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, whom he always remembers with great sympathy The Emir also said that relations between Cuba and Kuwait have been strengthened even more in recent years.