Moscow, Jan 21.- Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday noted the importance of relations with Latin America and highlighted the role of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) as a factor of unity in the continent.
In statements to Prensa Latina, Lavrov pointed out that CELAC is the first international organization in the region that groups all Latin American countries.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 21.- Dexter E. M. Rose, ambassador of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, declared on Monday that the efforts of the Caribbean in favor of the process of creation and consolidation of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) can also be seen in Cuba’s work.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 20.- The heads of state and government who will take part at the 2nd Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States in Havana will begin arriving here on January 27.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 18.- Focus in fighting hunger and poverty, the 2nd Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), to be held in Havana on January 28-29 is another step in the path to regional integration.
The summit will be preceded by conversations of experts from different members of the bloc, who will pave the way to the foreign affairs ministers meeting.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 17.- Havana´s expositive precinct PABEXPO will receive the 33 delegations to take part in the 2nd Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean (CELAC) for which the last touches are now being given.
Havana, Jan 16.- The Second Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) will be a success for the regional integration, said today the Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Ana Teresita González.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 15.- All conditions are being created at Havana’s Pabexpo Pavilion, usual exhibit ground of international trade shows, to host the 2nd Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States—CELAC--, which will take place in just 10 days.
Havana, Cuba, Dec 20.- The Cuban Parliament began today its plenary meeting of the second ordinary period of sessions of the 7th Legislature with a minute's silence in honor to South African leader Nelson Mandela, who died on Dec. 5 and described as a prophet of unity, national reconciliation, and peace.
Havana, Cuba, Dec 16.- Cuba paid final tribute to Nelson Mandela though a mililtary honors ceremony held at the San Carlos de la Cabaña Fortress, overlooking Havana Bay.
Pretoria, Dec 14.- Late Nelson Mandela was bid a last farewell by militants of the African National Congreso and relatives at the Waterkloof Air Base in this capital.