President Aleksandar Vucic will pay an official visit to Cuba on December 13-15, his office announced on Tuesday.

According to a statement, Vucic will meet with President of the Republic of Cuba and of the State Council Raul Castro, as well as with President of the National Assembly of the People’s Power Esteban Lazo Hernandez.

Vucic is also planned to tour the Special Development Zone Mariel and the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology.

At the invitation of the University of Havana, the Serbian president will deliver a lecture entitled, “Serbia in Europe – Guardian of Independence and Sovereignty.”

During the visit, Vucic will lay a wreath at the monument to Cuba’s national hero Jose Marti and visit the memorial complex.