Cablegate: Former Cubint Chief, Dagoberto Rodriguez Barrera,
DE RUEHUB #0511 1841440
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 021440Z JUL 08
FM USINT HAVANA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 3445
INFO RUEHAS/AMEMBASSY ALGIERS
UNCLAS HAVANA 000511
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: CU EU PGOV PREL
SUBJECT: FORMER CUBINT CHIEF, DAGOBERTO RODRIGUEZ BARRERA,
NAMED NEW VICE-MINISTER OF EXTERIOR RELATIONS OF CUBA.
1. (SBU) The Embassy of Switzerland received a diplomatic
note dated June 26, 2008 announcing that former Cubint
chief,Dagoberto Rodriguez Barrera, has been chosen as the new
Vice-Minister of foreign relations of Cuba, replacing Eumelio
Caballero Rodriguez who was named Ambassador to Algeria.
Rodriguez'responsibilities include North America, Europe,
consular issues, and the expatriate Cuban commuinity.