The Azerbaijan Friendship Association with Cuba resolutely reiterates its solidarity with Cuba's fight to eliminate the criminal economic and financial blockade of the United States.
The actions of the United States to intensify the economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba under the Helms-Burton Act are a new step in its aggressive policy towards the Island.
The economic blockade of the government of the United States against Cuba and the international solidarity received by the island on that issue is highlighted in the Azerbaijani media "Semana".
With statements by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, the media reflects that the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States. against the Greater Antilles, is contrary to the intentional right and to the relationship between the States.
With participation in the commemorative events for the National Day of Georgia, exchanges with the President of this nation, Salome Zurabishvili, the Prime Minister, Mamuka Bakhtadze, and bilateral meetings in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Parliament, the working visit of the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, to this Caucasian nation was developed.
With the headline "Cuba celebrates National Holiday of Azerbaijan" the state news agency of this Caucasian nation AZERTAC and the digital media AZVISION.AZ publish about the event held in Havana on the occasion of the 101st anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
They inform the media that the event was held at the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) and reaffirms the bonds of brotherhood between both nations.
The vice president of the Committee on Education, Science and Culture of the Parliament of Georgia and president of the Group of Friendship with Cuba, deputy Guguli Magradze, reiterated the solidarity and friendship of her people with the Cuban nation, receiving in Tbilisi the ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in this Caucasian nation, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo.
The parliamentarian expressed her satisfaction at periodically maintaining contacts with the Cuban mission and considered it very important to strengthen ties with the Island's counterparts.