Army General Raul Castro Ruz, President of the Council of States and Ministers, visited the Embassy of the French Republic yesterday in the afternoon. Raul signed the book of condolences for the victims of the terrorist attacks that took place in Paris last Friday.
Raul wrote: “On behalf of the Cuban people and government I want to reiterate France’s people and government our deepest condolences and solidarity, extensive to all families of the victims of such inhuman attacks occurred last November 13th that we firmly condemn.”
The Cuban president was welcomed by Mr. Guy Christophe, First Counselor and Chargé d’affaires a.i, who thanked his presence in the embassy.
Raul was accompanied by vice-president of the Council of Ministers Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, and Cuba’s FM Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla.
Cubasi Translation Staff
CubaSí, November 17, 2015