Speech by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, during the closing of the 9th period of ordinary sessions of the National Assembly of People's Power 8th legislature, in Havana's International Conference Center, July 14, 2017, Year 59 of the Revolution
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Statement by the Revolutionary Government of Cuba
On June 16, 2017, US President Donald Trump delivered a speech full of hostile anti-Cuban rhetoric reminiscent of the times of open confrontation with our country in a Miami theater. He announced his government’s Cuba policy, which rolls back the progress achieved over the last two years since December 17, 2014, when Presidents Raúl Castro and Barack Obama announced the decision to re-establish diplomatic relations and engage in a process towards the normalization of bilateral relations.
Kuwait, May 15, 2017. With an activity at the Embassy of Cuba in Kuwait, International Nursing Day and Mother's Day were celebrated.
During the ceremony the Cuban ambassador congratulated the members of the brigade of Cuban nurses working at the Dasman Institute for Diabetes for the celebration of the International Day of Nursing, commemorated last May 12, highlighting the example and consecration of this profession, so necessary to guarantee Human health.
Kuwait, May 1, 2017.The Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a message of condolences to the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Army General Raul Castro Ruz, for the tragic An accident on Saturday, April 29, of an AN-26 aircraft belonging to the Revolutionary Armed Forces, In which eight soldiers on board died, including crew members. The Emir extended his condolences to the families of the victims.