BUFFALO, N.Y. — The first patients in a clinical trial at Roswell Park Cancer Institute have begun receiving monthly doses of CIMAvax-EGF, a Cuban lung cancer vaccine that U.S. researchers say shows promise in preventing the recurrence of lung cancer — the leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States.
On June 16, 2017, US President Donald Trump delivered a speech full of hostile anti-Cuban rhetoric reminiscent of the times of open confrontation with our country in a Miami theater. He announced his government’s Cuba policy, which rolls back the progress achieved over the last two years since December 17, 2014, when Presidents Raúl Castro and Barack Obama announced the decision to re-establish diplomatic relations and engage in a process towards the normalization of bilateral relations.
BANGKOK, June 16, 2017 - The Minister of Economy and Digital Society of Thailand, Pichet Durongkaveroj, welcomed today the Ambassador of Cuba, Héctor Conde Almeida.
In the cordial meeting the good state of bilateral relations was confirmed and the mutual will to continue strengthening them was reiterated, with special mention to the historical significance of the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries to be held in May 2018.
BANGKOK, June 15, 2017.- The Cuban Ambassador to Thailand, Héctor Conde Almeida, was welcomed today by the Prime Minister of Thailand, General Prayut Chan-o-cha, who reiterated the condolences of the Thai people and government for the demise on November 25, 2016 of Commander-in-Chief Fidel Castro Ruz and thanked the messages of condolence of the Cuban people and government for the passing away on October 13th, 2016, of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX).