According to a communiqué from the
Havana-based Cuban Friendship Institute
(ICAP), friends of Cuba —including ministers, parliamentarians,
and members of friendship associations— will attend the forum.
The list of countries represented at the event include
Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, North Korea, South Korea, East
Philippines, India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia,
Zealand, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Viet Nam, and the United States.
With the support of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of
meeting aims at strengthening the international movement in
Previous similar meetings took place in Calcutta (India, 1995),
(Viet Nam, 1997), Chennai (India, 2006), Colombo (Sri Lanka,
Vientiane (Laos, 2010).