Addis Abeba, January 29, 2018. The 30th Assembly of the Heads of State and Governments of the African Union adopted a Resolution calling to an end the U.S. blockade on Cuba.
The text included a regret of the African countries for the setback in the U.S.-Cuba relations as well as fully supported the Resolution adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations on the blockade.
The 55 African member states of the A.U. expressed their solidarity with Cuba.
Addis Abeba, January 25, 2018. The Ambassador and Permanent Observer of Cuba to the African Union, H.E. Mr. Angel Villa, attended the opening sessionof the 32 Executive Council of the AU. The event was inaugurated by the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat who delivered speech. On his remarks the AUC President expressed the regret of the Organization for the comments of the U.S President on Africa and called on the strenghthening of multilateralism.
Mayabeque, 11 January 2018. The President of the Democratic Republic of Etiopia, H.E. Dr. Mulatu Teshome continues his stay to Cuba. Today he visited the Cuban Genetic Entreprise "Rosafe Signet".
Accompanied by the Cuban Minister of Agriculture, Gustavo Rodríguez Rollero, the Ethiopian leader was informed about a bull from an Ontario farm that helped breed Cuba’s dairy herd. This Cuban entreprise has developed new ways of animal artificial insemination.
Havana, January 9, 2018. The President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Dr. Mulatu Teshome was received by the Cuban President Raúl Castro Ruz in an Official Welcoming Ceremony in the Palace of the Revolution.
After the review of the troops, both Presidents greeted their respective delegations and hold official talks. The meeting served to confirm the fraternal relations existing between the two countries and to explore new ways to expand cooperation in various fields.
Havana, 9 January, 2018. The President of Ethiopia presided the wreath lying ceremony in homage to the Cuban National Hero "José Martï" at the Revolution Square. The Ethiopian leader was accompanied by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Rogelio Sierra. Later, the President visited the José Martí Memorial and signed the visitors book.