Cuba reiterates support for cause of Saharawi people (Cuban press)

Havana, 03 June 2017 (SPS) The President of the National Assembly of People's Power of Cuba, Esteban Lazo, on Friday reiterated the support of the Caribbean nation to the right of the people of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to independence and Self-determination, reported Cuba's national television.

In a meeting with President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, Mr. Lazo declared his institution's will to create a group of friendship and solidarity with the SADR during its next session in order to strengthen the links between the two Legislative institutions.

During his official visit to Cuba, which ends on June 3, the President of the Republic was received by Cuban President Raul Castro. The two leaders expressed their willingness to strengthen the historic ties of solidarity, cooperation and brotherhood that unite the SADR and the Republic of Cuba. (SPS)