The First Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, received Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of State of the Holy See, in the afternoon of Sunday, September 20.
During the meeting, compañero Díaz-Canel and the distinguished guest discussed the good relations between Cuba and the Holy See. They also exchanged on other issues of international concern.
Accompanying Cardinal Parolin were Monsignor Angelo Becciu, substitute of the Secretariat of State; Monsignor Paul R. Gallagher, secretary for Relations with States; and Monsignor Giorgio Lingua, Apostolic Nuncio in Havana. On the Cuban side were Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla and Cuba’s Ambassador to the Holy See, Rodney López Clemente.