Cuba in Ethiopia

First Cuban Vice President paid homage to Cuban internationalists.

Addis Ababa, 30 May 2019.  The First Vicepresident of Cuba, H.E. Mr. Salvador Valdés Mesa paid homage to Cuban internationalists and Ethiopian combatants fallen during the campaign to preserve the territorial integrity and sovereignity of Ethiopia at the Ethio-Cuban Friendship Park.

Two wreath were laid in front of the photos of the 163 Cuban internationalists, and one was deposited in front of the monument erected to remenber the fallen Ethiopians.

First Cuban Vicepresident confers with the Foreign Minister of Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, 29 May 2019.  The Foreign Minister of Ethiopia, Gedu Andergechaw exchanged with the Forst Vicepresident of Cuba, H.E.. Mr. Salvador Valdés Mesa as part of his program in Ehiopia.

Both parties ratified the commitment to continue strenghthening relations and working together to expand cooperation.

Ethiopia ratified its stance against the blockade. 

President of Ethiopia received the First Vicepresident of Cuba

Addis Ababa, 29 May 2019.  The First  Vicepresident of Cuba, H.E, Mr. Salvador Valdés Mesa was received by the President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Mrs. Sahle Work Zewde on the occasion of his visit to Ethiopia.

Both parties analyzed the positive stage of the bilateral relations based on a historic engagement since the seventies last century.


Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister received the First Vice President of Cuba

Addis Ababa, 29 May 2019.  The Deputy Prime Minister of Ethiopia, H.E. Mr. Demeke Mekonnen received the First Vice President of Cuba on the occasion of his visit to Ethiopia.

During the meeting, both parties analyzed the current cooperation and the perspectives to expand it to other sectors.

In attendance, the Ministers, State Ministers and Permanent secretaries of different Ethiopian Ministries. 

First Vice President of Cuba started visit to Ethiopia and the AU

Addia Ababa, 29 May 2019.  The First Vice President of the Council of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba arrived to Ethiopia on official visit.  He was received by the State Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Mr. Makos Tekle.

The visit will take place till May 31st and the Cuban leader will have a bilateral program with Ethiopia and a the African Union Commission, respectively.