Cuba elected as deputy member of the ILO Governing Body

June 7, 2024-. Cuba was re-elected today as deputy member of the Governing Body of the International Labor Organization (ILO), for the period 2024-2027.

With 193 votes, Cuba was the country with the highest support in its regional group.

The vote took place in the context of the 112th International Labor Conference, which is in session in Geneva until June 14. A total of 18 titular members and 28 deputy members were elected.

Russian Federation Navy Vessels Group to arrive in Havana

A naval detachment from the Russian Federation consisting of four vessels –the frigate “GORSHKOV”; the nuclear-powered submarine “KAZAN”; the “PASHIN” fleet sea tanker and the salvage tug “NIKOLAI CHIKER”- will pay an official visit to the port of Havana from June 12 to 17, 2024.

This visit is consistent with the historically friendly relations existing between Cuba and the Russian Federation and strictly abides by the international regulations Cuba is a State Party to.

UN: Cuba demands that the Security Council protect civilians in Gaza

United Nations, May 21, 2024.- Cuba demanded this Tuesday respect for Palestinian civilians trapped in the conflict in Gaza, demanding that the UN Security Council fulfill its mandate for peace. The island's permanent representative to the United Nations, Ernesto Soberón, called on the 15-member body not to remain inert in the face of the ongoing massacre and on the international community not to stop its demand to stop the Israeli offensive.

Cuba will extend the use of Biomodulin T to primary health care

Primary health care will include the use of Biomodulin T, based on the positive results of this Cuban medicine in the treatment of infections in children and older adults.

Miguel Díaz-Canel, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and President of the Republic, indicated in a meeting with health experts to expedite the process so that the drug can be prescribed in Cuban communities, the Presidency reported on the website of he.