ARGENTINA, October 1, 2014. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Argentine, Eduardo Zuaín, reiterated the condemnation to the blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba “which affects Cuban development,” during a ceremony celebrated at San Martin Palace to bid farewell to the Cuban ambassador, Jorge Lamadrid Mascaró.
Deputy Minister Zuain dialogued about the situation of the bilateral relations during the last years, appreciated the support of Cuba with the just claim of the Malvinas Islands.
During the ceremony, Cuban ambassador was decorated with the General Order of San Martin for improving the bilateral relations.
During his remarks, Lamadrid reviewed the achievements in the commerce between Havana and Buenos Aires which has multiplied during the last year; and considered that the bilateral ties have consolidated.