The Zimbabwe-Cuba Friendship Association (ZICUFA) issues a statement in which it denounces in the strongest terms the terrorist attack that occurred on the night of September 24 at the Cuban Embassy in Washington, DC.
ZICUFA condemns terrorist attacks and calls on their perpetrators to refrain from behavior that violates international laws. At the same time, the letter expresses its solidarity with the people and Government of Cuba and advocates once again for the lifting of the blockade of more than six decades imposed by the United States on the island.
Harare, August 2, 2023. The Chargé d' Affaires a.i. of Cuba in Harare, Yoisy Ford García, was received at the headquarters of the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technological Development of Zimbabwe, by the Permanent Secretary, Professor F. Tagwira. Actions that consolidate the continuity of cooperation in the Biopharmaceutical sector and the possibility of venturing into other areas of interest to both countries were specified.
Harare, June 26, 2023. The President of Zimbabwe, Hon. Dr. Emmerson Mnangagwa received Chargé d' Affaires a.i. Cuban, Yoisy Ford Garcia.
The Cuban representative delivered President Mnangagwa a letter of invitation from his Cuban counterpart, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, to participate in the Summit of Heads of State and Governments of the G-77 + China. The Zimbabwean President thanked the invitation to such an important Summit and expressed that it would be an honor to visit Cuba and participate in the event.
During the exchange, the good state of bilateral and commercial relations was highlighted. The interest of both nations in continuing to diversify cooperation in sectors of common interest, namely; Agriculture, Primary and Secondary Education, Culture, Sport among others.
The Cuban diplomat expressed gratitude Zimbabwe for its valuable support in Cuba's battle against the US blockade and in the spaces for international consultation. She repudiated the sanctions of Western countries against the Austral nation. Cuba and Zimbabwe have repeatedly highlighted their willingness to continue strengthening joint work as it allows them to develop societies and evade illegal imperial coercive measures.
The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, in his capacity as President Pro Tempore of the G-77 + China Group, convened a Summit of Heads of State and Government under the theme "Current development challenges: Role of Science, Technology and Innovation", on September 15 and 16, 2023, in Havana.
According to a message posted this morning on his Twitter social network account, the Head of State said that "the occasion should serve to strengthen our unity and decide on collective and practical actions to effectively confront contemporary challenges."
Harare, 14.06.23. The Chargé d´Affaires a.i. of Cuba in Zimbabwe, Yoisy Ford García, was received by the Deputy Minister of Health and Child Care, Honorable Dr. J. C. Mangwiro, at the headquarters of the Zimbabwean Ministry of Health. The head of the Cuban Medical Brigade, Dr. Bárbara M. Reina Vargas, was also present.