Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was expected in the Cuban capital Monday for a two-day visit, the foreign ministry said, amid high tensions with the West over Ukraine.
Cuba invited India to partner it in the exploration of oil and hydrocarbons as S M Krishna arrived here on a "historic" visit to the country.
Looking to further bilateral relations with Cuba,India`s External Affairs Minister S M Krishna will be paying a visit to Havana on June 15-17.
The 84-year-old pope celebrated an open-air Mass for some 300,000 people in Havana`s Revolution Square.
Pope Benedict and Cuban President Raul Castro met on Tuesday for talks on a papal trip that has sparked hopes for economic and political change.
Pope Benedict urged Cubans to "work for justice" during a ceremony to pay homage to the island`s patron saint.
Pope Benedict XVI will begin only the
second ever papal visit to Cuba on March 26, Catholic officials have said.
Day in Pics: 24th September
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