BRUSSELS, Belgium. – Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign policy of the European Union received this Thursday the Minister of Culture of Cuba, Abel Prieto, who pays a visit to the city of Brussels.

The meeting took place at the headquarters of the European Commission in Brussels, where the parties held a dialogue on various topics of mutual interest accompanied by their respective delegations.

During his stay in Belgium, the Cuban Minister also met with the President of the Group of Socialists and Democrats of the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella, and with the President of the Confederal Group of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left, Gaby Zimmer.

In December 2016, Cuba and the European Union signed a political dialogue agreement, which is the framework for working with a view to broadening bilateral relations.