REMARKS BY RAUL CASTRO RUZ, PRESIDENT OF CUBA'S COUNCILS OF STATE AND MINISTERS, OPENING THE 7TH ASSOCIATION OF CARIBBEAN STATES SUMMIT, JUNE 4, 2016
Distinguished Heads of State and/or Government,
Esteemed Ambassador Alfonso Munera Cavadia, Secretary General of the Association of Caribbean States,
Distinguished delegates and guests,
For the seventh time, we are meeting as Heads of States and/or Government, alongside other high representatives of the States and territories of the Association of Caribbean States, ACS. On this occasion we have gathered for a deep exchange on the theme "Together to confront the challenges of sustainable development, climate change and peace in the Caribbean."