Cuba in the United Arab Emirates

Andorra expresses gratitude to Cuba to fight Covid-19

Andorra ratified on Monday its gratitude to Cuba for the help given withby a Cuban medical brigade in the most difficult moments of the coronavirus pandemic in that nation.

´Thank you for being in this European country and also the Cuban authorities for having agreed to carry out this first mission in the Principality of Andorra', Foreign Minister Maria Ubach stressed during the farewell ceremony to the Cuban health workers.

U.S. values are pretext for outrage, says Cuban Foreign Minister

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said today that the alleged promotion of U.S. values has historically been a pretext for attacking other nations.

The Foreign Minister stressed in his Twitter account that this way of acting in U.S. foreign policy has been used to defend the economic interests of that country and to establish its domination.

Latin version of the Emirati National Anthem: an initiative of a Cuban musician living in Dubai

A very special production of the United Arab Emirates National Anthem was recently launched on social media, made from a classic original arrangement that has been fused with Hispan American instruments and genres. The project arose from the personal initiative of the Cuban musician based in Dubai, Gilberto Otero Moncada and 35 Latin artists participated, among them 7 Cubans, besides Moncada.  The objective, in the first place, was to convey the support and gratitude of the community of Latino artists based in the UAE to the efforts made by the government of this country to contain and confront the current Covid-19 pandemic and, at the same time, send a message of hope.

Repatriation of Cubans from the United Arab Emirates

En los últimos días han regresado a nuestro país 23 cubanos que quedaron varados en Emiratos Árabes Unidos, a causa de la pandemia de Covid-19.

El primer grupo estuvo constituido por 11 tripulantes de los cruceros MSC Bellissima y MSC Lirica, atracados en Port Rashid, Dubai, quienes viajaron a Frankfurt para abordar vuelo de repatriación hacia La Habana. El segundo grupo, compuesto por 12 connacionales, fue trasladado a la Patria desde Abu Dhabi en el primer vuelo a nuestro país operado por la aerolínea emirati Etihad Airways.