The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Lesotho received the Ambassador of Cuba, Rodolfo Benítez Verson, at the headquarters of the local Chancellery in Maseru.
During the meeting, they reviewed multiple issues on the bilateral agenda, including those related to ongoing bilateral cooperation programs in various spheres.
The Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho, Dr. Thomas Mitdoahae Thabane, received today in the city of Maseru the Cuban Ambassador Rodolfo Benítez Verson.
The Basotho dignitary highlighted the role played by Cuba in the struggles of the African peoples for their independence and reiterated the firm support of his country to the battle of the Cuban people and government against the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States government.
The Embassy of Cuba in this country celebrated the 92nd birthday of the Commander in Chief, Fidel Castro Ruz in emotional ceremony.
Representatives of the collaborations in the sector of Health, Public Works and Education paid tribute to the invincible Commander.
A profound reflection on the legacy of Fidel for the Cuban people, accompanied the projection of audiovisual materials on his life and work at the service of the Revolution and other peoples of the world.
On August 9, Rodolfo Benítez Verson presented to His Majesty Letsie III, King of Lesotho, his credentials as Ambassador of Cuba to that African country.
At the ceremony held at the Royal Palace of Maseru, the Basotho monarch thanked the government and people of Cuba for the permanent cooperation with his country in important areas including health, education and sports.
He recognized the excellent work of the Cuban medical brigade based in Lesotho, as well as the facilities provided by Cuba for the preparation of young Basothos in our country in various specialties.