Cuba Reiterates its Commitment to Solidary cooperation, Based on Mutual Respect, Disinterested help, and ComplementarityWritten by Taken from Granma
Speech delivered by Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic of Cuba's Councils of State and Ministers, during the inauguration of the 37th period of sessions of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), in the Havana International Conference Center, May 8, 2018, "Year 60 of the Revolution".
Cuban President Miguel Mario Díaz-Canel Bermúdez is on the site, together with the highest authorities in Havana. The Minister of Health, Roberto Morales, vice president of the Council of State, is also at the José Martí International Airport. Three passengers managed to survive the accident. They are in critical condition, already hospitalized.
Sandra Ramírez Rodríguez, director for North America at the Cuban Friendship discusses solidarity with Cuba in the U.S. and Canada, focused on demanding an end to the blockade and travel restrictions
"As a resident of the municipality of Caimanera, I can talk about the negative impacts of having a U.S. military base located in Guantánamo's territory against the will of our people," Professor Guillermo Paumier Labacena told Granma International.