The Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, thanked the solidarity of this Caucasian nation with the island in its fight for the cessation of the US blockade during visits to the regions of Qazax and Tovuz.
In talks with the mayors of Qazax and Tovuz, Rajab Babashev and Mammad Mammadov, respectively, the diplomat acknowledged Azerbaijan's support for Cuba's demand to end the economic, commercial and financial siege imposed by the US government. . to the island for almost six decades.
The state agency AZERTAC, the newspaper "AZERBAIJAN" and the digital media: Ikisahil, MTC and Uluses, reflected the interview offered by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, about the V World Forum on Dialogue Intercultural carried out in Baku and had as its motto "Build a dialogue to combat discrimination, inequality and violent conflicts."
The diplomat stressed that the Forum calls on the world to maintain peace and dialogue and thanked the Government of Azerbaijan for the high level of organization of the event.
The Azerbaijani digital media "Nafta.az" highlights Cuba's denunciation of the resurgence of the blockade imposed by the United States. and underlines its genocidal policy.
In an extensive article, local commentator Vusal Tguibayli comments on the decision of the US Government. to activate Title III of the Helms-Burton Act, which aggravates the commercial, economic and financial blockade imposed on Cuba for 60 years.
The Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, held a working meeting with the director of the Directorate of the Americas of the Azeri Foreign Ministry, Anar Janahmadov, at the headquarters of this Ministry.
During the cordial meeting both parties exchanged about the bilateral relationship and ways to boost cooperation between both countries.
Likewise, they discussed various current issues on the Latin American regional agenda.