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.
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.
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 President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Georgia, Nino Chikovani, held a meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in this Caucasian nation, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, at the headquarters of that institution.
The two parties expressed the will to work to explore the commercial links between both countries, according to the existing potentialities.
The diplomat extended the invitation for Georgia to be present at the upcoming Havana Fair, FIHAV 2019, which will be held from November 4 to 8 in the Cuban capital.