Monrovia, September 16, 2020 - The Cuban Head of Mission in Liberia, Mercedes L. Martínez Herrera, was received at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs by the Honorable Maxwell P. Vah, Assistant Minister for the Americas.
In the meeting that took place in a cordial and friendly atmosphere, topics of interest for both countries were discussed.
Among the issues discussed was the situation of Cuba in front of COVID-19, and challenges imposed by the current pandemic.
The Cuban diplomat took the opportunity to inform about the current situation in the Caribbean Island, with emphasis on the confrontation with COVID-19, the solidarity presence of Cuban doctors in other lands of the world, among other aspects.
The Liberian diplomat congratulated our island for the scientific work carried out to reach the Cuban vaccine candidate #Soberna01, the first of its kind in Latin America.
Liberia's support for the end of the US blockade against Cuba was another point on the agenda, as well as its appreciation for our country's contribution to human resource training.