Dublin, May 19, 2022: The Secretary General of the Communist Party of Ireland, Eugene McCartan, received today at the Party headquarters, Elizabeth Ribalta Rubiera, official of the European Division of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) who visits the country. In the fraternal meeting, the companion transmitted the greeting of the President of ICAP, Fernando González Llort, Hero of the Republic of Cuba.
According to the official statement, this will be effective from 06:00 on May 13 until 12:00 at night on May 14.
The president decreed the official mourning once the rescue and salvage actions were completed in the vicinity of the damaged hotel.
Cuba has so far reported 45 deaths, including a Spanish citizen, and almost a hundred injured.
Rescuers and firefighters today found the lifeless body of the last person to be identified as missing after the explosion.
Dublin, May 12, 2022: The President of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship with Cuba, Deputy Thomas Pringle, was received by the Cuban Ambassador to Ireland, Bernardo Guanche Hernández. During the meeting, the Head of the Diplomatic Mission thanked the Irish parliamentarians for their solidarity and friendship, who have supported the Island in its hard battle against the intensified US blockade and have spoken out for the cessation of the hostile US policy. USA
Dublin, May 10, 2022: The spokesman for International Relations of the Sinn Féin Party, John Brady TD, visited the Cuban Embassy in Ireland in the morning, where he was received by the Cuban Ambassador, Bernardo Guanche Hernández. The representative of Sinn Féin conveyed two messages of condolences for the death of comrade Ricardo Alarcón de Quesada, former President of the National Assembly of People's Power and Minister of Foreign Affairs, as well as for the tragic consequences of the accident that occurred in Havana at the “Hotel Saratoga” and its surroundings.