Cuba in Austria

Cordial meeting of Ambassador Loipa Sánchez Lorenzo with Dr. Heinz Fischer, former Federal President of the Republic of Austria (2004-2016), at Ban Ki-moon Center headquarters, in the city of Vienna, where he currently is the Co-Chairman

The Ambassador expressed her appreciation for Dr. Heinz Fischer´s warm welcome and profound memories of the visits he made to Cuba in 1980, 2001 and 2016 and of his meetings with historic figures such as the Commander in Chief, Fidel Castro, the Chancellor of Dignity, Raúl Roa and Army General, Raúl Castro.

His official visit to Cuba as Federal President of Austria, in March 2016 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations, marked a milestone in the friendship relations and cooperation between the two countries.

Statement delivered by Ambassador Loipa Sánchez Lorenzo in the commemorative event on the occasion of the third anniversary of the physical death of the Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz

Distinguished members of the Diplomatic Missions of the sister Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicaragua, and Bolivia,

Dear friends of Cuba,

Compatriots,

It is an honor, as Ambassador of Cuba to Austria, to begin my diplomatic mission and to introduce myself before the friends of Cuba, in this commemorative event on the occasion of the third anniversary of the physical death of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz.

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