Press Release: United Nations Secretary-General-elect, H.E Mr. António Guterres, signs condolence book

New York, 30 November 2016. - During the afternoon, the Secretary-General-elect of the United Nations Organization, H.E Mr. António Guterres, signed the condolence book placed in this Permanent Mission since last Monday, following the decease of the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz.

Press Release: GRULAC observes a minute of silence to the memory of the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution

New York, 30 November 2016.- Starting its monthly meeting, the members of the Group of Latin America and the Caribbean to the United Nations (GRULAC), observed a minute of silence to the memory of the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz.

Within this framework, Ambassador Ana Silvia Rodríguez Abascal, Charge D’Affaires a.i. referred to the impact caused by such painful loss for the Cuban nation and for the world, and thanked group members for their expressions of support and condolences dedicated to the people and Government of Cuba.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas travels to Cuba to attend funeral in honor of Commander Fidel Castro Ruz

Commander Fidel Castro Ruz

THE BAHAMAS, 30th November, 2016. -A Bahamian delegation, headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, Hon. Fred Mitchell, traveled to Havana to attend the funeral of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, representing the Bahamian government.

The presence of the Caribbean delegation in Cuba in homage to Fidel is in addition to the declaration of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas, conveying condolences for the physical disappearance of Fidel.

Prime Minister of Sri Lanka signed the Book of Condolences on the death of the Leader of the Cuban Revolution

SRI LANKA, November 30, 2016. - The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, Honorable Ranil Wickremesinghe, signed the Book of Condolences, opened at the Embassy of Cuba, on the occasion of the death of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro. Upon his arrival he was received by the Ambassador of Cuba, Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez.

The Prime Minister wrote the following message in the Book of Condolences:

Faithful to the concept of Revolution

cubanos firman concepto Revolucion

Representatives of the Cuban State Mission in South Africa swear allegiance to the Revolution and to Fidel. They vowed to be faithful to the concept of Revolution of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz.

Pedro Arteaga, Chargé d' Affaires, a.i. read the document that reflects the willingness to be faithfull to the Revolution ideas.

Officials from the Embassy and Cuban proffessionals serving in South Africa signed the pledge.

Representative of the Emir of Kuwait signs book of condolences

Kuwait, November 29, 2016. Sheikh Ali Jarah Al-Sabah, Deputy Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs  offices signed the of Condolences Book at the Cuban embassy on the death of Revolution leader Fidel Castro Ruz.


In his message the distinguished visitor transmitted   the condolences on behalf of His Highness, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait, the Crown Prince, the Prime Minister and The Kuwaiti government and people.