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President of Cuba participated in the NAM Summit of COVID-19

May 4, 2020.  The President of the Republif of Cuba, H.E. Mr. Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez participated in the online Summit of the Non Aligned Movement on COVID-19 pandemic.   

During the speech the Cuban leader highlighted the value of solidarity and cooperation among all NAM members as the way to overcome de disease. He indicated the willigness of Cuba to continue supporting Nam countries with medical brigades and to share its experiences in the fight against COVID-19 despite de tightening of the US blockade an Cuba..

Acknowledgement of the contribution of Cuba to fight COVID-19 in Africa

Addis Ababa, 4 May, 2020.  The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat  participate in the online Summit of the Non Aligned Movement on the COVID-19 pandemic.

The African leader expressed appreciation to Cuba and China for their support to Africa to fight  the disease by sending medical brigades and materials.

In recent weeks, Cuba sent to Angola, Togo, Cape Verde and South Africa medical brigades of the specialized contingent for emergencies "Henry Reeve", that joined the 30 brigades already working in Africa by the time of the outbrake.

Acknowledgement of the contribution of Cuba to fight COVID-19 in Africa

Addis Ababa, 4 May, 2020.  The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat  participate in the online Summit of the Non Aligned Movement on the COVID-19 pandemic.

The African leader expressed appreciation to Cuba and China for their support to Africa to fight  the disease by sending medical brigades and materials.

In recent weeks, Cuba sent to Angola, Togo, Cape Verde and South Africa medical brigades of the specialized contingent for emergencies "Henry Reeve", that joined the 30 brigades already working in Africa by the time of the outbrake.

TERRORIST ATTACK AGAINST THE CUBAN EMBASSY IN WASHINGTON

In the early hours of Thursday, 30April 2020, an unknown individual opened fire with an assault weapon against the building of the Embassy of Cuba in the United States. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba published a Note on the matter asking the US government to investigate the serious incident and  to adopt appropriate steps to protect the premises of diplomatic missions accredited to that country.

HOMAGE TO PROF. OJITO

Addis Ababa, April 25, 2020.   Saturday afternoon brought the sad news of the passing in this capital of Eduardo Ojito who worked as professor at the University of Addis Ababa. He was linked to biotechnology projects associated to the development of the sugar cane industry.    

 

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