Cuban President Raul Castro gave the opening remarks of the 5th Cuba-Caricom Summit, held Monday in Havana, by reiterating the Cuban government and people´s commitment to keep boosting cooperation and supporting their Caribbean sisters and brothers. Next up we bring you the full speech of President Raul Castro.
The 5th Cuba-Caricom Summit held in Havana on Monday adopted a final declaration aiming at the strengthening of unity and regional integration and expressing the firm stance of the member states of the Caribbean Community
The 5th Caricom-Cuba Summit held in Havana on Monday concluded with a call on member nations to strengthen regional unity and integration with full support of the sovereignty of each nation.
The urgency of strengthening economic and trade relations between the Caribbean countries, in order to further leverage the strengths of the region and promote its prosperity and integration, marked the opening of the Fifth CARICOM-Cuba Summit.
Irwin LaRocque, Secretary General of the Caribbean Community, highlighted the generous support of Cuba to the nations of this region, speaking at the Fifth Caricom-Cuba Summit, which began today at the Palace the Revolution in Havana.
Alphonso Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, demanded the US government the lifting of the economic, financial and commercial blockade against Cuba, which has lasted over 50 years.
In tight integration path, the leaders of the Caribbean Community and Cuba will evaluate today in this city how to, while maintaining fruitful political and diplomatic ties, increase economic and trade exchanges.
With the welcoming remarks by Cuban President Raul Castro began in this capital the Fifth CARICOM-Cuba Summit this Monday morning.
Cuban president Raul Castro received the Caribbean Heads of State and Government to begin the Fifth Caricom-Cuba Summit in Havana this Monday.
Bahamas´ Prime Minister Perry Gladstone stressed Cuba´s role in pursuing regional integration.
Trinidad-tobago´s foreign minister Winston Chandarbhan said that Monday´s Caricom-Cuba summit is a platform to boost full regional integration.
Cuban President Raul Castro and the pro-tempore president of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Brown held official talks in Havana.
Army General Raul Castro, President of the councils of State and Ministers, held official talks on Sunday at Revolution Building with Freundel Stuart, Prime Minister of Barbados, who is on an official visit to Cuba and heads the Barbadian delegation to the 5th CARICOM-Cuba Summit.
Army General Raul Castro, President of the councils of State and Ministers, held official talks on Sunday morning with Gaston A. Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda and President Pro Tempore of the Caribbean Community, who is on an official visit to Cuba and heads his delegation to the 5th CARICOM – Cuba Summit.
Army General Raul Castro, President of the councils of State and Ministers, received Doctor Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada, at the Palacio de la Revolucion (Revolution Building), who is on an official visit to Cuba and heads the Grenadian delegation to the 5th CARICOM – Cuba Summit.
Wreaths sent by Fidel Castro, historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, and Raul Castro, president of the councils of State and Ministers, were placed on Sunday at the Pantheon to Internationalists, where the mortal remains of 83 combatants rest in this city.