Meeting of the Sri Lanka Cuba Friendship Association
Sri Lanka, December 15, 2021, Chaired by the President of the Sri Lanka Cuba Friendship Association, Honorable Dinesh Gunawardena, was held a meeting of the leadership of this outstanding friendship organization, formed by different parties and organizations in Sri Lanka that have traditionally maintained an invariable position of support to the Cuban Revolution.
Those present analyzed the upcoming tasks that they will carry out to continue consolidating the friendship that exists between the peoples of Sri Lanka and Cuba.
At the meeting, the Ambassador of Cuba Andrés Marcelo González Garrido, thanked the continued support of the Sri Lanka Cuba Friendship Association, in the fight of the Cuban people against the illegal and cruel blockade of the United States, and symbolically delivered the Medal for the 60th Anniversary of ICAP,(Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples), awarded by that Cuban institution, to the Sri Lanka Cuba Friendship Association, in recognition of the traditional and unbreakable friendship maintained towards the Cuban people.
At the meeting were present, in addition to Dinesh Gunawardena Minister of High Education, the Member of Parliament, Professor Tissa Vitharana, President of the Sri Lanka Cuba Friendship Group in Parliament, D. E W Gunasekara and Dr. G. Weerasinghe, Leader and Secretary General of the Communist Party of Sri Lanka respectively as well the Member of the Parliament Yadamini Gunawardena.
(EmbaCuba Sri Lanka)