Permanent vice president of Vietnam Journalists Association (VJA), Ho Quang Loi, recognized Cuba´s success in facing COVID-19 pandemic, even in the context of several difficulties caused by the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the island.
During a meeting in Hanoi with the Deputy Head of Mission, Nancy Coro Aguiar, to review bilateral cooperation, both representatives mentioned the experiences of each country in dealing with the new coronavirus and highlighted the role of press in this context.
The Embassy of Cuba in Vietnam held a fraternal meeting with the leaders of Duong Truong Son (Ho Chi Minh route) Association ,to schedule possible activities to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Vietnam-Cuba diplomatic relations .
At the fraternal meeting, held at the Association's headquarters in Hanoi, the participants highlighted Vietnamese veterans´ contribution to the preservation of ties between the two countries.
- Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs states its strong rejection of the slanderous inclusion of Cuba in a US State Department list of countries which are allegedly not cooperating fully with US efforts against terrorism that was made public on May 13, 2020 and that was strongly rejected by President Miguel Díaz-Canel. Bermúdez.
Statement by Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, president of the Republic of Cuba for the Online Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement in response to COVID-19.
May 4, 2020
Esteemed President Ilham Aliyev,
Distinguished Heads of State and Government,
I thank Azerbaijan, the Chairman of the Non-Aligned Movement, for calling to this meeting to exchange on the urgent and needed efforts which allow us to face COVID-19.