Havana, Jun 18. -Cuban President Raul Castro received Brazilian Ambassador Bernardo Pericas, on the occasion of the end of his mission on the island.
During the meeting, the president of the Council of State and Ministers sent a friendly greeting to Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, and expressed gratitude to Pericas for his work in Cuba since March 2007.
Raul Castro talked positively of the two countries' bilateral relations, Granma newspaper reported. (Prensa Latina)