Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla received Donald Payne Jr., Democratic Congressman for the State of New Jersey and member of the Black Caucus of the House of Representatives of the United States Congress.
During this Wednesday's exchange, Rodriguez and Payne discussed issues related to the current situation of relations between the two countries and the existing potential for the development of bilateral cooperation in the area of health.
Congressman Payne was accompanied by his legislative assistant Laverne Alexander and, on the Cuban side, Carlos Fernández de Cossío, U.S. General Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, participated.
In this, his first visit to Cuba, Payne has been accompanied by a group of specialists from his country linked to the health sector, in which his main interests are. He has developed a program of visits to medical services facilities and scientific research related to health.