Havana, December 7, 2020.- The First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raúl Castro, and the President, Miguel Díaz-Canel, sent a congratulatory message to the people of Venezuela and its President for the victory in the legislative elections.
On behalf of the Cuban people, the Party, and the Government, we congratulate the Great Patriotic Pole, the PSUV, and the Bolivarian and Chavista people for the legislative elections' victory.
H.E. Mr. Nadhavathna Krishnamra, Director-General of the Department of International Organizations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, met with the Cuban ambassador Héctor Conde Almeida.
The Cuban diplomat presented Cuba’s Report on Resolution 74/7 of the United Nations General Assembly entitled “Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba”, and thanked the People and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand for the continued support to the said UN Resolution.
Statement by Miguel Mario Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic of Cuba at the thirty first Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly in response to the Covid-19 pandemic
Mr. Secretary General;
Distinguished Heads of State and Government;
Heads of delegations;
I would like to thank the Republic of Azerbaijan, the current president of the Non-Aligned Movement, for the initiative to convene this Special Session of the General Assembly.
BANGKOK, December 3, 2020.- H.E. Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health of the Kingdom of Thailand met with the ambassador of Cuba, Héctor Conde Almeida, at the Government House.
Neither the bad weather, the rough seas, or the overloading of a yacht in no way suited to make the crossing from Mexico to Cuba, could daunt the 82 expeditionaries committed to being "free or martyrs," as the Granma broke through the fog, in the words of poet Luis Rogelio Nogueras.
December 2, 1956, at a point on the southern coast of eastern Cuba known as Los Cayuelos, the men under Fidel's leadership disembarked, intent upon honoring the blood spilled in the name of independence before them.