In the early hours of today, Thursday, April 30, 2020, an unknown individual shot with a firearm at the building of the Cuban Embassy in the United States. There was no damage to the mission's personnel, who are safe and protected, but there was material damage to the building resulting from the impact of the shooting.
The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, received His Excellency Mr. Abdulahawab A. Al Bader, General Director of the Kuwaiti Fund for Arab Economic Development, who traveled to our country at the head of a delegation of said Fund to participate in activities for the 500th Anniversary of Havana.
The Cuban Ambassador Fernando Perez Maza was received by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait HH Khaled Al-Jarallah.
During the meeting, the state of bilateral relations was discussed and the presentation of the new Cuban Resolution against the US blockade was presented next November. against Cuba, considered a massive and flagrant violation of the human rights of the 11 and a half million Cubans and the main obstacle to the economic development of the Caribbean nation.
The Cuban Ambassador Fernando Pérez Maza made a courtesy visit to the new director of the Americas of the Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry, Mr. Salah S. Al Haddad.
During the meeting the parties discussed the status of bilateral relations between the two countries and the political situation in the region of the Americas as a result of the measures and sanctions that the US government takes against several countries in the region.