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Havana, Cuba.-The member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party and First Vice-president of the councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted on Monday the historic bonds of friendship, family and true fraternity existing between Cuba and Russia.
Diaz-Canel met with the first vice-president of the State Duma (parliament lower house), Ivan Melnikov, and with the leader of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, Gennady Zyuganov, while in transit in Moscow, the Prensa Latina news agency reported.
Havana, Cuba.-Cuba will be represented at the 12th Plenary Assembly of ParlAmericas, which will be held on September 4 and 5 in Panama City.
Yolanda Ferrer, president of the International Relations Committee of the National Assembly of the People's Power, said in a press briefing that Deputy Gladys Lopez Bejarano was invited to participate as a speaker in one of the panels.
Havana, Cuba.-The member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party and First Vice-president of the councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Diaz-Canel, arrived in Moscow in transit for Beijing.
The Granma newspaper reported on Tuesday that during his stay he was received by Valentina Matvienko, President of the Council of the Russian Federation; Dimitri Rogozin, vice-president of the government and co-chairman of the Russian-Cuban Intergovernmental Commission; and by Ivan Mielnikov, First Vice-president of the State Duma.