Cuban Deputy Prime Minister, Ricardo Cabrisas began a working visit to Russia, announced today on Twitter Ana Teresita Gonzalez, Cuban First Deputy Minister of Foreign trade and Foreign investment.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov assured that Moscow will continue its assistance to Cuba as a strategic partner, and his country will send more humanitarian aid to the island before the year ends.
Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reiterated its rejection to the tightening of United States policy against Cuba and its inclusion in the unilateral list of countries that do not cooperate in the fight against terrorism.
Russian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Riabkov and Cuban Tourism Minister Juan Carlos Garcia discussed in Moscow ways to promote cooperation in that industry, it was reported on Friday 19.
Seven new locomotives from Russia, which arrived in Cuba in December, have already started their active operations within the railway system development program, in areas such as passengers transportation, cargo, fuel, sugarcane and its derivatives.