NIGERIA, February 1, 2018. On the afternoon of yesterday the Cuban Ambassador, Carlos Trejo Sosa, was received by the new President of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Prince Adekotunbo Kayode. The dialogue took place in a cordial and respectful atmosphere, showing the existing relations between both countries.
The President expressed his interest in establishing bilateral collaboration with Cuba, especially in the area of health, specifically the pharmaceutical sector, and tourism.
The Ministry of Foreign Relations of the Republic of Cuba condemns the terrorist attack perpetuated in Esmeraldas, Ecuador, and expresses its solidarity with the government of this sister country and its people.
The Ministry of Foreign Relations of the Republic of Cuba wishes the victims of these acts a rapid recovery and reiterates our firm rejection and condemnation of all terrorist acts, methods, and practices, in all forms and expressions, regardless of their motivation.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has learned of the ruling by a second level Brazilian court on the conviction of former President and leader of the Workers' Party, Luiz Inácio Lula Da Silva.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterates its support and solidarity with Lula, who has been the object of fierce political and judicial persecution, directed toward preventing his candidacy in Presidential elections.
Havana, January 24, 2018
(Tomado de Granma)
H.E. Mr. Heraldo Muñoz, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Chile;
H.E. Mr. Wang Yi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China;
H.E. Ambassador Victor Manuel Valle, President Pro-Tempore of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States.
Distinguished Foreign Ministers and Representatives:
I would like to convey my gratitude to Chile, particularly to Santiago de Chile, for its warm welcome.