On June 5, the President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, received the honorable David Arthur Granger, President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, leading a delegation to the 7th Summit of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS).
Both leaders agreed on the good state of bilateral relations and positive results of cooperation efforts across various spheres. They also discussed the Centre to Stimulate the Development of Children, Adolescents and Youths with Special Education Needs Associated with Disabilities, a regional project which emerged from the 5th Cuba-CARICOM Summit, and will be based in Guyana and receive technical support from Cuba. The encounter also served to address regional and international issues.
The distinguished visitor was accompanied by Foreign Minister Barrington Greenide and Foreign Ministry Director General, Audrey Wadell.
Participating on the Cuban side was First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Marcelino Medina González.