Indonesia, 12 February 2016. The Cuban Ambassador Nirsia Castro Guevara delivered the Letters of Credence accrediting her as Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), to Le Luong Minh General Secretary of this regional body based in Jakarta.
During the meeting after the ceremony held, the two diplomats acknowledged the good relations that have existed between ASEAN and Cuba and the potential to deepen the political and cooperation ties.
The Cuban diplomat also accredited as Ambassador to Indonesia, thanked the General Secretary on behalf of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla for the support that the regional body has provided to the resolution presented by Cuba to the General Assembly of the United Nations against the blockade imposed by the US. Le Luong Minh thanked the words of the diplomat and confirmed the willingness to continue strengthening relations between ASEAN and Cuba. (Cubaminrex- Embacuba INDONESIA)