Cuba in Sri Lanka

Homage to Fidel in Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA, November 23, 2017. - In ceremony held at the Sausiripaya Auditorium of Colombo, the Sri Lanka – Cuba Friendship Association paid deserved tribute to the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution, on the first anniversary of his demise. On this occasion, the figure of the Leader of the Cuban Revolution was highlighted as an example of dignity and anti-imperialist thinking.

Tribute to Fidel in Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA, November 19, 2017.- Sponsored by the National Committee for Solidarity with Cuba of Sri Lanka, a seminar was held on Fidel's thought on "Sustainable Development, Peace and Disarmament", on the occasion of the first anniversary of the demise of the Commander in Chief.

The event was chaired by the distinguished journalist and university professor Prasanna Cooray and counted with the participation of the representatives of the organizations of solidarity with Cuba of Sri Lanka.

Minister of Health of Sri Lanka receives delegation from Labiofam

SRI LANKA, November 9, 2017. - The Honorable Dr. Rajitha Senarathne, Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine of Sri Lanka, exchanged extensively with the Labiofam delegation that visits the island, integrated by Eng. Alejandro González Torres and Dr. Alfredo Vera Estrada.

Ambassador of Cuba in Maldives presents Credentials

MALDIVAS, October 24, 2017. - On October 23, 2017, H.E. Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez presented to His Excellency Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, President of the Republic of Maldives, the Credentials that accredit her as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cuba to the Republic of Maldives, with headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

The blockade of United States against Cuba is condemned in Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA, October 17, 2017. - Convened by the Frontline Socialist Party, a large group of friends of Cuba gathered today, in front of the headquarters of the United States Embassy in Colombo, demanding the immediate lifting of the blockade imposed on Cuba by the US government, for more than 50 years.

Presents also delivered a written notification to the US Embassy demanding that the US government put an end to the unjust policy of blockade against Cuba, while expressing their solidarity with the Caribbean island.