Statement by the President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, at the General Debate of the 75th session of the UNGA.
Mr. Secretary General,
A global pandemic has changed everyday life drastically. From one day to the next, millions of people get infected and thousands die even when their life expectancy was longer thanks to development. Hospital systems with high-level services have collapsed and the health structures of poor countries are affected by their chronic lack of capacity.
SRI LANKA, September 21, 2020. - The Honorable Vasudeva Nanayakkara, Member of Parliament and Minister of Water Supply of Sri Lanka, received the Ambassador of Cuba, Juana Elena Ramos Rodriguez, at the headquarters of that Ministry.
Both parties highlighted the historical friendship relations between the two peoples and governments and exchanged on various issues of bilateral interest. They also exchanged about the experiences of both countries in facing the COVID 19 pandemic.
SRI LANKA, September 11, 2020. - The Ambassador of Cuba, Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez, paid a courtesy call on the new Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Admiral (R) Jayanath Colombage.
During the meeting, both parties highlighted the historical relations of friendship and cooperation between both countries, as well as the mutual interest in continuing to strengthen them. Issues of bilateral interest were also discussed.