Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Thursday afternoon March 12 His Excellency Paolo Gentiloni, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic, who is making an official visit to Cuba.
In the meeting, they discussed the positive development of bilateral relations and noted the willingness to expand economic exchanges and cooperation between the two countries. Also, they discussed issues of mutual interest on the international agenda.
The visitor was accompanied by Mario Giro, Undersecretary of State. On the Cuban side Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, Minister of Foreign Affairs was present.
Translated by ESTI