Helsinki, December 1, 2017. A lively ceremony marked this Friday, December 1, the historic start of a regular direct flight of the airline Finnair that will link the cities of Helsinki and Havana with two flights weekly. The opening ceremony of the flight in Terminal 2 of Helsinki´s airport was attended by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Finland, Mr. Eduardo Lazo Pérez, who thanked the directors and all the staff of the prestigious airline for the confidence deposited in his country when choosing it as a destination.
Helsinki, November 28th, 2017. The President of the Republic of Finland, His Excellency Sauli Niinistö, received on Tuesday, in a solemn audience held at the Presidential Palace, the new Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba, Mr. Eduardo Lazo Pérez, who presented the Letters of Credence that accredit him in those functions.
CUBA, November 1st, 2017.- The Cuban resolution ¨Necessity of putting an end to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba¨ was widely supported in the United Nations this Wednesday, obtaining 191 votes in favor, 2 against (USA and Israel) and 0 abstentions.
The international community represented in the framework of the 72 session of the United Nations General Assembly strongly rejected the unjust and inhuman policy applied by the United States against Cuba for almost six decades.