Cuban President reiterates efforts for the return of doctors kidnapped in KenyaThe president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, evoked the two island doctors kidnapped in Kenya, Landy Rodríguez and Assel Herrera, who are celebrating their birthdays these days.

Havana, Cuba.- From his Twitter account, the president said that “Thursday was Assel’s birthday, Friday was Landy’s, our doctor also kidnapped in Kenya.”

The head of state reiterated that efforts will not cease to return the doctors kidnapped on April 12, 2019, in the Kenyan city of Mandera, on the border with Somalia and the target of attacks by the jihadist group Al Shabab.

Since then, Cuban authorities have reported efforts for the return of the doctors, as well as contacts with their families. The Kenyan government also reported efforts for the same purpose. (PL)