President of Republic concludes his official visit to Cuba

Havana (Cuba), Dec 6, 2018 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Ghali, concluded his official three-day visit to Cuba on Wednesday.

In a statement to the press, the President of the Republic expressed the gratitude and thanks of the Saharawi State to Cuba, the Cuban government, party and people for their firm positions of support and solidarity with the struggle of the Saharawi people for their right to freedom and independence.

President Brahim Gali's farewell was given by the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Mr. Rogelio Sierra Díaz, and other Cuban authorities, including the Ambassador of Cuba in the Sahrawi Republic, Mrs. Clara Pulido Escandell.

During the official visit, the President of the Republic, Gali, was received by the President, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, with whom he held talks to review the developments of the Sahrawi conflict and exchange views on various topics of mutual interest and the existing cooperation between the two nations. Besides other topics of interest of the international agenda

During the fraternal meeting, the Cuban President reiterated Cuba's solidarity with the SADR and full support for the right to self-determination of the Saharawi people.

The visit also allowed the President to meet with Mr. Roberto Morales Ojeda, member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of Cuba and vice president of the Councils of State and Ministers who reaffirmed the commitment of the Cuban side to further strengthen friendly relations and cooperation with the Saharawi State in all fields, both bilaterally and internationally, and above all in the training and preparation of cadres.

During his visit to Cuba, the President also met with Mr. José Ramón Balaguer Cabrera, Head of the Department of International Relations of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, who was accompanied by several of his assistants.

The president was accompanied by a delegation composed of Mansur Omar, Delegate Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Latin America, Malainin Etkana, Saharawi ambassador in Cuba and Abdati Breika, Councilor of the Presidency. SPS


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