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Havana, Cuba.-The 9th Congress of the Federation of Cuban Women (FMC) begins today with the participation of 373 delegates representing the whole country at the Havana''s Conference Center, to debate issues related to the role of women in the society.
Today''s sessions include three working commissions, related to the values the FMC defends, educational work, image and presence of women, and the FMC in the media.
Havana, Cuba.-Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Havana, March 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba welcomes the proposal issued by the European Union (EU), which means the end to unilateral policies on the island, announced Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez today.
At a press conference, Rodriguez said that Cuba will accept the opening of negotiations on guidelines for a political dialogue and cooperation agreement with Cuba suggested by the EU.
Moscow, Rusia.-the Embassy of Cuba in Russia offered today a cultural gala on the occasion of the International Women''s Day (March 8) to pay tribute to outstanding women representating different fields of the Russian society.
The diplomats and family members of the Cuban mission celebrated along with a group of teachers, representing educators, members of the Russia-Cuba Friendship Society, of the National Committee for Economic Cooperation with Latin American countries, at the State Duma (Lower House), the solidarity movement and journalists. In his congratulatory message on the occasion of March 8, Cuban Ambassador, Emilio Lozada, pointed out the indestructible and long-lasting bonds of friendship between Cuba and Russia, relations that passed the test of time and today exhibit an excellent health.