The Revolutionary Government of the Republic of Cuba vehemently condemns the criminal attack on the defenseless Palestinian population in the Gaza Strip, by the Israeli Army which has killed at least 52 people and left over 2,400 injured.
This act constitutes another serious and flagrant violation of the UN Charter and international humanitarian law, and a new outrage against the Palestinian people.
Ulan Bator, May 5, 2018. Invited by the Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party and the German Fiedrich Ebert Foundation, the Cuban Ambassador Raúl Delgado Concepción participated in the Conference for the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Karl Marx, held at the National University of Mongolia. The event brought together professors and Mongolian political scientists who gave lectures on the historical importance that the birth of the famous German philosopher, historian, sociologist, economist, writer and socialist thinker meant for humanity.
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. April 24, 2018. The President of Mongolia, Hon. Mr. Khaltmaagiin Battulga, congratulated the new President of the Councils of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, Cro. Miguel Mario Díaz Canel Bermúdez for his nomination to the head of the Cuban executive. The President of Mongolia noted in his letter of congratulations the following:
"I thank you in the name of deputies Mari and Brito, and my own, for the honor you confer upon us by electing us to such high positions," said Esteban Lazo Hernández, elected unanimously as President of the National Assembly of People's Power, today April 18.
During the first hours of the Assembly's constituent session, the National Candidatures Commission proposed: "For President, Juan Esteban Lazo Hernández, who has efficiently fulfilled this responsibility over the last five years. His efforts and the progress made have been recognized."
National Assembly deputies approved proposed candidacies for the Council of State and its leadership, today April 18, and will vote tomorrow,
Miguel Mario Díaz Canel Bermúdez was nominated for President of the Council of State, and his outstanding career emphasized.
Díaz Canel was born in the province of Villa Clara and graduated as an Electronics Engineer in 1982.
He was a member of the Revolutionary Armed Forces, and a professor at Martha Abreu Central University of Las Villas.