Caribbean

Cuba’s friends commemorate in Iran Fidel’s 91st birthday

In coordination with the Cuban Embassy in Tehran, the Iran-Cuba Friendship Association organized an evening to commemorate the 91st birthday of Commander-in-Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, AVA Diplomatic reports. The activity was led by Association President, Hadi Khansari, and Cuban Ambassador, Vladimir Gonzalez Quesada. Among the attendees were diplomats representing the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People’s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP), headed by the Nicaraguan Ambassador and Dean of the Latin American Group, Mario Barquero Baltonado, as well as Ambassador of Venezuela, Jesús González González. To begin the commemoration, Khansari read an article he wrote and published in several Iranian media about the universal reach of Fidel’s revolutionary personality and ... Read More »

Rouhani Wants Development of Ties with Cuba

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a meeting with Cuban Vice-President Ulises del Toro in Tehran underlined the deeply rooted relations between Tehran and Havana and called for the expansion of ties between the two states, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

“Who Killed Che?” available in Persian

A Persian translation of “Who Killed Che?: How the CIA Got Away with Murder”, a book written by leading U.S. civil rights attorneys Michael Ratner and Michael Steven Smith about the life and deliberate killing of Argentine revolutionary Ernesto Che Guevara, was launched during a ceremony in Tehran on Sunday, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »