Cuba in South Africa

Cuban Alumni Association in South Africa expresses its solidarity with Cuba

Pretoria, 21 May 2024 - The  Cuban Alumni Association of South Africa, CAASA, issued a positive statement on the occasion of celebrating  the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Cuba and South Africa. The text included a strong condemnation of Cuba's continued inclusion on the State Department´s arbitrary and unjust list of countries sponsoring terrorism.

FOCUS condemns Cuba's continued inclusion on list of countries sponsoring terrorism

Pretoria, 20 May 2024.- The Friends of Cuba Society, FOCUS, condemned in a statement the island's continued inclusion on the State Department's spurious and unilateral list of countries sponsoring terrorism. The message refers to the statement recently published by the Cuban Foreign Ministry calling the US to remove Cuba from that list.

Cuban Embassy in South Africa holds quarterly meeting at DIRCO

Pretoria, May 14, 2024.- The Cuban Ambassador to South Africa, Enrique Orta González, was received by the Director of Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean of the South Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Bingo Thamaga, in order to conduct a regular review of the main issues of bilateral interest. During the cordial meeting, the excellent level of political relations was highlighted, as well as the need to continue diversifying economic cooperation and trade.

FOCUS demands an end to the US blockade

Pretoria, 11 May 2024 - The Friends of Cuba Society (FOCUS) demanded today that the United States end the illegal economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on the Cuban people for more than 60 years. It also demands that the US government remove Cuba from the unilateral list of so-called "state sponsors of terrorism", a measure that has been condemned by most peace-loving countries around the world.