Each year, the different regional branchs of the Australia Cuba Friendship Society (ACFS) get together to hold an annual balance meeting known as "the National Consultation". In this meeting, which has been developing for more than 30 years, the friends of Cuba review their work as well as the internal functioning of the organization.
On this occasion, the 35th edition of the National Consultation was held on April 7th-8th in Adelaide, capital of South Australia, with the attendance of the Cuban ambassador, José Manuel Galego Montano and a large number of delegates.
We are observing with concern the expulsions of a large number of Russian diplomats by the United States and NATO member countries. These actions have been taken without considering the results of impartial investigations of the facts, disregarding the dialogue, understanding and cooperation that should be paramount in international relations as a route towards the solution of disagreements, according to the spirit of the norms of international law and the United Nations charter.
A delegation of BioCubaFarma chaired by Dr. Mayda Mauri Pérez, Vice President of this Business Group, is visiting Australia with the aim of promoting the development of business with this country, in which Biotechnology is considered, as in Cuba, a strategic sector for the development of the nation.
Canberra, March 1 - The 59th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution was celebrated yesterday at the Cuban Embassy in Australia, with the attendance of the Chancellor's Protocol Director Lyndall Sachs, main political parties federal parliamentarians, representatives of the diplomatic corps, friends from solidarity groups, Cuban residents and officials of the diplomatic mission.