HAVANA, CUBA.-( ACN) Commander in Chief Fidel Castro received on Monday afternoon the visit of the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran,Hassan Rouhani, who is on an official visit to Cuba.

In a fraternal exchange, the distinguished visitor expressed his satisfaction for visiting Cuba and his admiration for its struggle, his achievements and its disinterested help to other peoples.

The historic leader of the Cuban Revolution and the Iranian President coincided in the analysis of the complexity of international situation and underlined the importance of food production in a world threatened by climate change, the incessant growth of world population and the dangers threatening the preservation of peace, and the role of governments and peoples in the face of these challenges, particularly young generations, in the political, economic and social transformations.

Fidel and Hassan Rouhani ended their friendly meeting with their most sincere wishes of cooperation between the peoples of Iran and Cuba.