HAVANA, Cuba, Sep 3 (ACN) Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, Namibia's deputy prime minister and minister of International Relations and Cooperation, highlighted on Wednesday Cuba's contribution to the global fight against COVID-19, and the advances in Cuban science, especially the creation of SOBERANA 01.
In a meeting with Sidenio Acosta Aday, Cuban ambassador to this African nation, the minister also highlighted the work of the members of the Henry Reeve Brigade who are helping the governments of more than thirty countries in the fight against the pandemic.
For his part, Acosta Aday updated the Namibian leader on the latest measures taken by the United States to tighten the economic, commercial and financial blockade against the Caribbean nation as well as on the incidence of COVID-19 in the country.
During the meeting, both agreed to underline the excellent state of the historical bilateral relations between both countries.
Aldo Fuentes, second secretary of the Cuban embassy, and ambassador Sabine Bolke-Muller, general director of bilateral affairs of the Namibian foreign ministry, also participated.