Meeting of the Ambassador of Cuba in Sweden Alba Soto Pimentel with Ambassador Veronika Wand-Danielsson Director of America at the Swedish Foreign Ministry

Meeting of the Ambassador of Cuba in Sweden Alba Soto Pimentel with Ambassador Veronika Wand-Danielsson Director of America at the Swedish Foreign Ministry

The Ambassador of Cuba in Sweden, Alba Soto Pimentel, held a meeting with Ambassador Veronika Wand-Danielsson, Director of America in the Swedish Foreign Ministry. During the conversation, topics of interest to both parties were discussed; linked to the current situation of bilateral relations, the ties between Cuba and the European Union within the framework of the Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement, as well as the international situation.

The exchange was conducive to deepening the current situation of the respective countries, at which time the Cuban Ambassador addressed aspects related to the strategy to confront the pandemic in Cuba; the existence of five vaccine candidates as a result of the efforts of Cuban scientists, and the effects suffered by the population due to the intensification of the blockade that makes it impossible to obtain equipment and medical supplies. In this sense, she advanced the next presentation of the draft resolution “Need to put an end to the economic-financial and commercial blockade of the United States against Cuba, appreciating the position traditionally assumed by Sweden, as a Member State of the European Union, which is wait hold. She also referred to the possibility of sharing experiences in various sectors.

Ambassador Wand-Danielsson confirmed the interest in continuing to develop cooperation with Cuba, and highlighted the importance of the Cuba-EU Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement to continue advancing on a path of mutual understanding for the benefit of both countries.
The dialogue took place in a constructive environment, with the parties' interest in continuing the exchanges, with due observance of the established health protocols being marked.

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