Havana - On the 8th anniversary of the passing of Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution leader, Hugo Chavez Frias, Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel highlighted his legacy.
“March 5, day of remembrance and tribute to the best friend of Cuba, the unforgettable Hugo Chávez, who gave his energies to the Bolivarian dream of unity and faced colossal challenges with admirable optimism. He will always be an inspiration to the revolutionaries of the world,” Diaz-Canel wrote on Twitter.
An article on Friday’s edition of Granma newspaper affirms that the late Venezuelan leader consolidates a symbolic place, nourished by the movement of the revolutionary memory of peoples that, from below, walk towards the definitive seizure of power, of their power.
Chávez, adds the article, is one more voice of the rising revolutionary spirit, a kind of magnifying glass or stethoscope, to listen to the depths of a world revolution on the road to socialism.
Paris - Cuba's permanent representative to UNESCO, Yahima Esquivel, on Monday denounced the impact of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against her country in the sphere of competence of the multilateral organization.Read More
Havana - Some 250 Cuban and foreign writers, representing 40 nations, will participate in the International Poetry Festival that will be held online from May 25th through the 30th from Havana.
Organized by the CubaPoesía cultural center, the National Association of Writers and Artists (UNEAC), the Cuban Book Institute and the Cuban Ministry of Culture, the event is presided over by Cuban National Literature Prize laureate Nancy Morejón.Read More
Although theater dance groups and soloists were in charge of giving notable life to the XIV edition of El Carnaval de la Escena event, based in Caimito, creators of all the demonstrations joined this online event, which had the participation of representatives from Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia and the host nation, also represented by Teatro del Estro, from Mayabeque province.Read More