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Russia will cooperate with Cuba in the development of renewable energies

Havana, June 9, 2024.- The Deputy Minister of Energy of Russia, Evgueni Grabchak, recently highlighted that his country cooperates with the Cuban authorities to support the development of renewable energy sources in the Caribbean nation.

According to statements made to Sputnik, cited by PL, Russian companies in the energy sector "work actively in Latin America, and one of our niches is on the Antillean island, with the construction of facilities with the use of natural resources.

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.