Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and ministers, yesterday May 19, received at the Palacio de la Revolución the honorable Tomislav Nikolić, President of Serbia, who is making an official visit to the country.
During the fraternal meeting, the two leaders discussed the positive state of bilateral relations and the potential which exists for their further development in areas of mutual interest. They also addressed several international issues.
The distinguished guest was accompanied by Zlatibor Loncar, minister of Health; Marina Perović Petrović, Serbia’s ambassador in Cuba; and Iván Mrkić, Presidential advisor. Also participating on the Cuban side were Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla; José A. Portal Miranda, interim minister of Public Health; and Mayra Ruíz García, Cuban ambassador in Serbia.