HAVANA, Cuba, Nov 20 (ACN) Ricardo Cabrisas, Cuban Deputy Prime Minister, expressed on Thursday on behalf of the people and government of Cuba, the condolences for the death of the Syrian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Walid Al Muallem, who died last November 16 at the age of 79.
Cabrisas visited the Embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic in Havana, where he signed the book of condolences opened for this death, according to Cubaminrex.
"On behalf of the Cuban people and government, I extend my most heartfelt condolences to the people and government of the Syrian Arab Republic on the death of the prominent defender of the rights of the Syrian people and friend of Cuba, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Walid Muallem, which I extend to his family and friends".
"Cuba reiterates once again its solidarity with the authorities and the people of Syria".
On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Deputy Foreign Minister Anayansi Rodriguez Camejo went to the Syrian diplomatic mission and also conveyed her condolences.