Cuba in Sri Lanka

OFICIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF CUBA. Our America before the onslaught of imperialism and the oligarchies.

The most recent events in the region confirm that the government of the United States and the reactionary oligarchies as the main responsibles for the dangerous convulsion and political and social instability of Latin America and the Caribbean.

As anticipated on January 1, 2019, the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz:

Information from the Ministry of Public Health of Cuba

The government of the Republic of Ecuador informed the decision to terminate and not renew the six agreements signed with the Ministry of Public Health of Cuba.

The Cuban medical cooperation in Ecuador began in 1992. In June 2006 the cooperation agreement was signed for the start of the “Operation Miracle”, with the participation of 153 employees. Through this program 168 thousand 543 surgical interventions were carried out, including 4 thousand 609 cataracts and 118 thousand 575 pterygium.

Large majority in the UN condemns the blockade of the US government against Cuba

By a large majority of 187 votes in favor, 3 against and 2 abstentions, the international community approved today, November 7, 2019, the resolution presented by Cuba at the General Assembly of the United Nations “Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States of America against Cuba”.


Minister of Foreign Affairs of Maldives received the Cuban Ambassador

SRI LANKA, October 31, 2019: - His Excellency Mr. Abdulla Shahid, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, received the Ambassador of Cuba, Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez, at the headquarters of that Ministry.

During the meeting, which took place in a friendly environment, both parties highlighted the relations of friendship between the two countries, as well as exchanged on various issues of bilateral and multilateral interest.