The Azerbaijani cultural weekly "HAFTA" dedicated an article in the Azerbaijani language to the work of the thinker highlighting that in the midst of his extraordinary political activity and as an integral part of it, he left an exquisite literary and journalistic legacy that encompasses poetry, theater, the essay, the narrative and the epistle.
Xose Marti: Kubanın ürəyi
Teachers and students of the Azerbaijan State University honored on January 28 the 167th anniversary of the birth of the Cuban National Hero, José Martí, in a conference offered by the Cuban ambassador to this Caucasian nation, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo.
The Cuban diplomat said that Martí is more present than ever in Cuba and in many nations there are multiple tributes to whom he put his pen and his soul in favor of the total independence of his country.
The ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Georgia, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, made a concurrence visit in this nation, in which he was received by several local authorities.
During his stay, the diplomat met with the Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports, Levan Kharatishvili and the First Deputy Minister of Health, Tamar Gabunia.
Nieves Portuondo also maintained contact with the president of the National Academy of Sciences of Georgia and head of the Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, George Kvesitadze.
The Cuban ambassador to Turkmenistan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, gave an interview to the television channel "Turkmenistan" in which he discussed the economic blockade against Cuba and bilateral relations.
The diplomat to a TV question highlighted Cuba's thanks to the people of Turkmenistan for their support in the battle against the blockade that the United States applies for nearly six decades.
Nieves Portuondo said that the blockade imposed against Cuba continues to represent a brake for the development of all the potential of the economy of the Island.
The president of the Turkmenistan Boxing Federation, Aliasker Bashirov and the Cuban ambassador to this Central Asian nation, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, valued the collaboration between the two countries.
The conversations took place in the Olympic Village of the Turkmen capital, where other managers of this sports discipline also attended.
The Cuban diplomat expressed the importance of the meeting and his pleasure for the interest shown by the Turkmen side to boost contacts between the two nations.