Monsters and Critics
Sep 11, 2006, 17:54 GMT
Havana - Cuba's Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque officially began the 14th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) on Monday in Havana.
The Cuban minister urged NAM to 'close ranks' in the defence of the common rights of its member countries.
Monday and Tuesday high officials of the group will prepare for ministerial talks later in the week. Heads of state and government are scheduled to meet on Friday and Saturday.