The Group of Friends in Defense of the UN Charter called for the U.S. government to put an immediate and unconditional end to its hostile blockade against Cuba, diplomatic sources informed Sunday. According to a report from the Cuban embassy in Iran, the member states expressed their unwavering solidarity with the Cuban people and government.
Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Elio Rodriguez called for the defense of multilateralism at the meeting of the Group of Friends in Defense of the United Nations Charter that is meeting in Iran on Saturday. During the gathering, the deputy foreign minister, who heads is heading Cuba’s delegation, demanded respect for the freedom and independence of nations, one of the essential principles of the document that governs the international organization.
Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Elio Rodriguez thanked the Government of Iran for its firm and permanent stance of condemnation of the United States blockade against the Caribbean island. During his visit to Tehran, the high-ranking Cuban official met with the Iranian Deputy Foreign Ministers for Political Affairs and Economic Diplomacy Ali Bagheri Kani and Mahdi Safari, respectively, and they confirmed the level of political relations and multilateral agreement between the two nations.
The Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Hosein Amirabdolahian, received today Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Cuba, Ricardo Cabrisas, who arrived on Friday in this capital on an official visit heading the Caribbean island’s delegation to the 18th Session of the Iran-Cuba Intergovernmental Commission.
The media of the Islamic Republic of Iran this week maintained various spaces dedicated to denouncing the blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba.Reflecting the policy of isolation that the different administrations of the White House maintain towards the largest of the Antilles for more than six decades, the Persian media showed the resistance of the Cuban people.