Cuba Participates in "Friends of Assad" Meeting in Iran

Friday, March 14, 2014
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From Castro's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX):

IRAN - During the day the 1st Meeting of the Chairmen of Foreign Policy Committees of the Parliaments of Syria Friend Countries took place in this capital, summoned by the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Parliament) of Iran and attended by delegations from Algeria, Lebanon, Iraq, Syria and Russia. Cuba and Venezuela were represented by its respective Ambassadors.

Dr. Ali Larijani, Iranian Parliament President, was present in the morning session and delivered speech to thank the presence of the delegations attending the event. He emphasized the importance of increasing support and solidarity with Syria, whose territory has become a workshop for making terrorists and sending them to other neighboring countries which should shame the international community.

Dr. Alaeddin Boroujerdi, Chairman of the Committee on National Security and Foreign Policy of the Islamic Consultative Assembly, who was leading the meeting, commented in one of his interventions about his recent tour for Latin America, in which he had the opportunity to visit Venezuela and Cuba. He stated that he held fruitful exchanges with parliamentary authorities and invited them to participate in this event, but since the short time available to prepare their trip and the proximity of the International Parliamentary Union meeting, it was decided to be represented by theirs Ambassadors in Tehran. He expressed appreciation for it.

In his speech, the Cuban Ambassador Vladimir Gonzalez Quesada ratified the solidarity, friendship and brotherhood of Cuba with the people and government of Syria to affront the external aggression and terrorist acts. He indicated that the Island, on the basis of the principles that guide its foreign policy, condemns the crimes committed against the Syrian people and deny the terrorism in all ways and manifestations.