Raul Receives Ban Ki-moon

Secretary General of the United Nations Organization said he was happy to visit our country again and reiterated the recognition of the role Cuba is playing in the peace process in Colombia

By: Juventud Rebelde

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2016-06-24 | 15:45:59 EST
Army General Raul Castro Ruz President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Thursday afternoon His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the Organization of the United Nations Army General Raul Castro Ruz President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Thursday afternoon His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the Organization of the United Nations Photo: Estudios RevolucionZoom
Army General Raul Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Thursday afternoon His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the Organization of the United Nations, who travelled to Havana to participate in the signing ceremony of agreements between the Colombian government and the FARC-EP.
 
Ban Ki-moon said he was happy to visit our country again and reiterated the recognition of the role Cuba is playing in the peace process in Colombia. Both agreed to stress the importance of these agreements and the future UN mission in monitoring and verifying the ceasefire and the surrender of weapons. They also exchanged views on other issues of mutual interest of the multilateral agenda.
 
Accompanying the distinguished visitor were Martha Doggett, Director for the Americas of the Department of Political Affairs of the United Nations; Myrta Kaulard, UN Resident Coordinator in Cuba and Mr. Chang Wook-Jin, Special Assistant to the Secretary General of the United Nations.
 
Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, Minister of Foreign Affairs participated on the Cuban side.
 
Translated by ESTI

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