Cuba in Qatar

Individuals have key role in fighting COVID-19, Cuban Ambassador says

The Peninsula Newspaper, Qatar- Doha 

Despite the decisions taken by the government as preventive and precautionary measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus, companies and individuals also have a key role in fighting the virus.

Ambassador of Cuba to Qatar, Emilio Caballero Rodriguez, has appreciated the procedures taken by the government to fight coronavirus.

The history of interferon in Cuba, in use today to treat Covid-19


Cuba’s pride in Interferon Alfa 2b is a natural reaction given the international prestige enjoyed by the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology which produces the medication

Recombinant Human Interferon Alpha 2b continues to make headlines around the world and captures the interest of readers given its effectiveness in treating patients with the new SARS Cov-2 coronavirus, which causes the illness known as Covid-19.

58 years later, Cuba continues to resist U.S. blockade


The U.S. blockade on Cuba was imposed February 7, 1962, by President John F. Kennedy, and has recently reached increasingly extreme dimensions. The blockade is real and has lasted more than five decades. Generations of Cubans have suffered its consequences. Its impact is felt in all sectors of society and constitutes a flagrant violation of the human rights of our people, an act of genocide and of economic warfare, the main obstacle to our development, violating international law, the purposes and principles of the United Nations Charter and the principles of free trade.

Cuba participates in the Sixth General Assembly of the Global Public Diplomacy Network


Doha, January 21. - The Sixth General Assembly of the Global Public Diplomacy Network, organized by Katara Village Foundation, was inaugurated on Monday by Dr. Khalid bin Ibrahim Al-Sulaiti, General Director of the Katara Foundation and President of the RGDP, with the presence of the Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Dr. Ahmed bin Hassen Al-Hammadi, who also used the floor. Cuba is represented by Dr.