Moscow.- Hours after his arrival late on Friday, in a tweet, Rodríguez said relations between Russia and Cuba consolidated in 2018 with the official visit to the capital by president Miguel Díaz-Canel, when economic projects advanced in priority sectors and political dialogue at the highest level were strengthened.
Just arrived at the Russian Federation on an official visit. This is a nation with which we have strong friendship and excellent bilateral relations as well as high level of coincidence in topics of the international agenda. | #Cuba. pic.twitter.com/TnbwXAPWtu— Bruno Rodríguez P (@BrunoRguezP) 24 de mayo de 2019
The Cuban top diplomat recalled that Russia is a country with which Cuba has strong friendship and excellent bilateral relations, as well as a high level of coincidence in topics of the international agenda.
The Russian Foreign Ministry informed that the visit will last until May 28.
Relations between #Cuba and #Russia consolidated in 2018 with the official visit to #Moscow by President @DiazCanelB. Economic projects advanced in priority sectors and political dialogue at the highest level strengthened. pic.twitter.com/AOl3maM9N9— Bruno Rodríguez P (@BrunoRguezP) 24 de mayo de 2019
Earlier in the day, in Brussels, the Cuban foreign minister met with the High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini.
According to Prensa Latina news agency, their conversation delved into bilateral relations and the situation in the Latin American region.
The Cuban top diplomat said on Twitter that during the cordial meeting with Mogherini he praised the EU's position in rejecting the Helms-Burton law imposed by the United States against Cuba, and commended the positive results achieved through the EU-Cuba Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement, signed in 2016. (RHC)