From April 8 to 10, 2020, in Havana, the 4th will be held. The Nation and Emigration Conference, continuity of that Dialogue of 78, promoted by the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, which initiated a process of rapprochement between Cuba and the Cuban community abroad, which has been permanent and unwavering. Since then, more than 40 years and three conferences have passed, in which the links established on a premise set forth by Fidel have been strengthened: «(...) the Community must be respected. The community exists. The Community is a force and the Community is taken into account ».
On the morning of today Ambassador Carmelina Ramírez Rodríguez, signed the condolences book opened at the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Harare, for the assassination of the Iranian General, Qasem Soleimani, during the US bombing against Baghdad airport in Iraq.
In the message, the Cuban Ambassador strongly condemned what happened and transferred the rejection of the Cuban government to unilateral and unjustified aggressive actions of the United States government, which constitute a flagrant violation of International Law and the sovereignty of the countries.
The President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, HE. Mr. Emmerson Mnangagwa, sent a letter to his Cuban counterpart, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, in which he congratulated the Cuban government and people for the 61st anniversary of the Triumph of the Revolution.
In the letter, the Zimbabwean president highlighted the strong ties of friendship between the two nations and valued the island's support for the achievement of the independence of his country.
Mnangagwa ratified his people's gratitude for the assistance of the Cuban government and people in the health and education sectors.
The Secretariat of the ZANU PF ruling party transferred an invitation to Cuba to participate together with the Diplomatic Corps accredited in Zimbabwe, at the XVIII Conference, which took place in Goromonzi, on December 13, 2019. The main issues addressed were modernization, the innovation and growth of the country's economy.
We have come to this, our glorious Staircase, to celebrate the 15 years of ALBA-TCP, because this alliance has its roots in the first meeting of two giants of Our America: the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, and the then (young) leader of the Bolivarian Movement 200, Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías. That meeting, which changed the history of Latin America and the Caribbean and impacted the world, occurred between December 13 and 15, 1994. As it happens today, we lived complex and uncertain days for the region and the world.