H.E. Bruno Rodriguez, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, will meet with representatives of United States-based companies and organizations during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City. Some of the meetings are scheduled for Monday, 30 September 2019.
For meeting requests, contact H.E. Jose Cabanas, Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the United States, at email: firstname.lastname@example.org
“Bruno Eduardo Rodríguez Parrilla (born 22 January 1958) is a Cuban diplomat and politician. He has served as Cuba's Minister of Foreign Affairs since 2 March 2009. Rodríguez was born in Mexico City to engineer José María Rodríguez Padilla who held high positions in the Cuban government. Rodríguez Parrilla served as Cuba's Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 1995 to 2003.
He was appointed as Minister of Foreign Affairs on March 2, 2009, replacing Felipe Pérez Roque, after serving as the Vice-Minister. This was a result of the 2009 shake-up by Raúl Castro.
On July 20, 2015, Rodríguez attended the re-inauguration of the Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C., making him the first Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs to visit the United States on a diplomatic mission since 1958.”
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