Cuban President Raul Castro Arrives in Moscow

Cuban President Raul Castro Arrives in MoscowMoscow, Jul 10.- Cuban President Raul Castro Ruz arrived on Tuesday in Moscow on a working visit, during which he will meet his Russian counterpart, Valdimir Putin and the European country´s Premier, Dmitri Medvedev.

As part of the visit´s agenda, Raul will also pay his respects to the Unknown Soldier and lay a wreath of flowers at the monument honoring Bolshevik revolutionary leader Vladimir Ilich Lenin.

The Cuban delegation is also made up of Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, Vice President of the Council of Ministers, and Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, Minister of Foreign Affairs.

The Cuban dignitary arrived in Moscow from Hanoi, where he completed a four-day official visit to Vietnam, during which both countries reaffirmed the traditional bonds of friendship and cooperation, and their willingness to further deepen those ties. (Radio Cadena Agramonte).