Tehran (IP) - Referring to the huge political and economic capacities of Iran and Cuba, the leader of the revolution emphasized these capacities should be used to form an alliance and coalition between the countries that have a united position against the United States and Western bullying.

Iran PressIran news: Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel and his accompanying delegation met with Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on Monday evening.

Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in his meeting with Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel and the accompanying delegation, added: "The coalition, focusing on economic cooperation, can take a common and effective stance on important global issues such as the Palestinian cause."

The Leader of the Islamic Revolution mentioned the Palestinian issues, saying: "The issue of Palestine is not only related to the recent war because the Palestinian people have always been subjected to all kinds of torture, suffering, and killings during the past 75 years, but now the disaster in Gaza is so great that the truth is revealed to the world and it is hard to be hidden."

Referring to the cooperation between the two countries in international forums, Ayatollah Khamenei added that the relations between the two countries should be strengthened in various fields, including science.

He also referred to his meeting 22 years ago with commander Fidel Castro, the late leader of Cuba, and said: "The Cuban revolution and Mr. Castro's personality have always had a special attraction for Iranian revolutionaries since before the victory of the Islamic Revolution, and it was because of his honesty in his revolutionary positions."

The leader emphasized: "Revolutionary honesty", "revolutionary persistence" and "revolutionary seriousness" were the common features of the Cuban Revolution and the Islamic Revolution of Iran.

During this meeting, Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel also said: "The relations between Iran and Cuba are on the right track after the victory of the Islamic Revolution, and in our talks in Tehran, we concentrated all efforts to deepen these relations, especially in the economic and commercial spheres."

Emphasizing that the two countries can complement each other in various fields, especially in dealing with the interventionist measures and sanctions of the United States and its allies, the Cuban president added that Iran and Cuba can also increase their cooperation at the international level and Important global issues such as Palestine.

Regarding Palestine and Gaza, Miguel Diaz-Canel said: "What is happening in Gaza is an unacceptable genocide, and international organizations have closed their eyes to the killing of tens of thousands of people in Gaza, and it is surprising that those who complaining about the war Ukraine and Russia and the killing of civilians were, now are silent about the killing of tens of thousands of people in Gaza, and this shows the very bad state of the world."


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