On Saturday, 2 December, the intense and fruitful visit of the Cuban Members of Parliament Santiago Lajes Choi, María Caridad Rubio Hernández, Pablo Odén Marichal Rodríguez, Roberto Rafael Núñez Moreira, Gretchen Gómez González, Rolando Miguel González Patricio and the Secretary of the Inter-parliamentary Union Jesús Rafael Mora González, official of the People’s Power National Assembly concluded.
The Cuban Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Teresita Vicente Sotolongo, gave a lecture on the occasion of the Labour’s Party Annual Conference of in Brighton. Denouncing the blockade, the permanent demand of devolution of the territory illegally occupied by the United States, Guantanamo Naval Base and the aggressive policy of the new host at the White House, Donald Trump, were among the topics reported by the Ambassador and panel members.
Glasgow’s Lord Provost Eva Bolander received the Cuban Ambassador to the United Kingdom Teresita Vicente and the Minister Counselor Antonio Rodriguez at Glasgow Government’s headquarters on November 9th, 2017, where they tackled the historic links between Glasgow and Havana, sister cities. Talks took place in a friendly atmosphere and both parties shared their interest to broadening relations.
The Ambassador thanked Glasgow authorities for their support to the accomplishment of Havana Film Festival every year.