Foreign Minister meets Ambassador of Cuba

2020-03-31 17:18:51

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cuba to Mongolia Raul Delgado Concepcion on March 31 to discuss bilateral relations and cooperation and current issues.

Appreciating the Mongolian government’s prompt precautionary measures against the spread of COVID-19, the Ambassador of Cuba voiced his willingness to join efforts in the fight against the global pandemic and shared information about the measures the government of Cuba is taking to contain the spread of COVID-19. It was informed that Cuba sent over 800 health workers to Italy, Spain, Andorra, Venezuela, and neighboring Latin American and Caribbean countries.

This year marks the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Cuba – the first country to establish diplomatic ties with Mongolia from the Americas.