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Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla
|Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba|
|Assumed office |
2 March 2009
|Preceded by||Felipe Pérez Roque|
Bruno Eduardo Rodríguez Parrilla
22 January 1958
Mexico City, Mexico
|Political party||Communist Party of Cuba|
Bruno Eduardo Rodríguez Parrilla (born 22 January 1958) is a Cuban diplomat and politician. He is a member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of Cuba, and has served as Cuba's Minister of Foreign Affairs since 2009.
Rodríguez was born in Mexico City to engineer José María Rodríguez Padilla who held high positions in the Cuban government. Rodríguez Parrilla served as Cuba's Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 1995 to 2003. He was appointed as Minister of Foreign Affairs on March 2, 2009, replacing Felipe Pérez Roque, after serving as the Vice-Minister. This was a result of the 2009 shake-up by Raúl Castro.
On July 20, 2015, Rodríguez attended the reinauguration of the Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C., making him the first Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs to visit the United States on a diplomatic mission since 1958.
Fernando Remìrez de Estenoz-Barciela
| Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations
1995 – 2003
Orlando Requeijo Gual
Felipe Pérez Roque
| Foreign Minister of Cuba
2009 – present
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