Cuba in Sri Lanka

44th Anniversary of Sri Lanka Cuba Friendship Society

Sri Lanka, May 20, 2020.- The Sri Lanka - Cuba Friendship Association sent a message to the Cuban Institute of Friendship with Peoples (ICAP), on the occasion of the 44th Anniversary of its creation. in May 1976.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka receives the Ambassador of Cuba

Sri Lanka, May 12, 2020. - The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, Hon. Dinesh Gunawardena, received the Ambassador of Cuba, Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez, at the headquarters of the Foreign Ministry.

Both sides exchanged on various issues of bilateral and international interest, as well as on the containment measures of COVID-19 adopted by Sri Lanka and Cuba, as well as future strategies for bilateral cooperation. Minister Gunawardena conveyed his appreciation to Cuba for the support provided to Sri Lanka during COVID-19.

Cuba denounces continuity of US blockade despite Covid - 19

Havana, May 5 (Prensa Latina).- The Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez, said on Monday that the US blockade against Cuba continues, and so does solidarity with this Caribbean country.


On Twitter, the Foreign Minister denounced that the international demand to end Washington's economic, commercial and financial siege against Cuba is growing, as are the unilateral coercive measures against the peoples.

Statement by Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, president of the Republic of Cuba for the Online Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement in response to COVID-19

Your Excellencies,


Esteemed President Ilham Aliyev,


Distinguished Heads of State and Government,


I thank Azerbaijan, the Chairman of the Non-Aligned Movement, for calling to this meeting to exchange on the urgent and needed efforts which allow us to face COVID-19.


I avail myself of this occasion to congratulate Uganda, which shall assume the NAM Chairmanship in the year of 2022. While assuring it Cuba´s full support, we wish Uganda success in the performance of such duty.