The President of the Councils of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, sent a message to the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Dr. Hassan Rouhani, to convey condolences for the dozens of dead and wounded in the terrorist attacks of June 7th against the headquarters of the Islamic Consultative Assembly and the Imam Khomeini Mausoleum in Tehran. The Cuban president asked to extend his condolences to the relatives of the victims.
The president of the Councils of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, Army General Raul Castro Ruz, sent a message to Dr. Hassan Rouhani, on the occasion of his re-election as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, following the elections held in the Persian nation on Friday May 19th.
In this message the president extended cordial congratulations on behalf of the Cuban people and Government, ratifying the will to continue strengthening relations of friendship and cooperation between Cuba and Iran.
The President of the Iran-Cuba Friendship Association, Mr. Hadi Khansari, visited the headquarters of the Cuban Embassy in Tehran to personally express his appreciation for the support provided by both the authorities in Havana as well as Cuban and Iranian diplomats to materialize his recent trip of work and pleasure to the Island.
From April 28th until May 5th, a delegation from Finlay Institute for Vaccines is paying an important work visit to the Persian nation, responding to an invitation from the Pasteur Institute of Iran.
The Cuban delegation, headed by Dr. Yaneli Herrera, is exchanging with its Iranian counterpart and host with views to study the possibilities and conditions to expand the historic bilateral collaboration in the medical-scientific field, and to make a proposal for technological transfer to produce human vaccines.
Responding to the invitation of the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Tehran, the Ambassador Vladimir Gonzalez Quesada represented Cuba at the ceremony to mark the 207th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of this nation. The Cuban diplomat joined the other colleagues of missions who represent the Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of Our America-Treaty of Peoples' Trade (ALBA-TCP) in the Persian nation: Nicaragua, Bolivia and Ecuador.