The Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, received on Thursday a medical brigade from Cuba that will help his country deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
With applause and exclamations of ‘long live Cuba and long live Venezuela,’ the Vincentians expressed their gratitude and admiration for the arrival of the Cuban Health personnel, who came on a plane owned by the Venezuelan airline Conviasa.
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Cuba is currently forced to purchase medications in distant markets. It has to deal with the increase in import prices of medicines, reagents, medical instruments, disposable material, equipment, and spare parts.
Young engineer Solainy Fajardo Araujo, Director of Imports of the Import and Export Company of Medical Products of the Ministry of Public Health (MediCuba S.A.), knows the drill very well.
She told Juventud Rebelde that not only has the blockade against the island intensified during the government of President Donald Trump. Its extraterritorial nature has increased even more.
From: Radio Havana Cuba
Former Bolivian President Evo Morales arrived in Cuba on Monday on an unscheduled trip for health reasons, according to his press office. The Cuban Foreign Ministry also confirmed his arrival on Twitter.
The former South American President was received at the José Martí International Airport by the Cuban vice minister of foreign affairs, Rogelio Sierra Díaz.