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Cuba and South Africa Celebrate Two Decades of Strong Friendship

Cuba and South Africa Celebrate Two Decades of Strong Friendship

Cuba and South Africa Celebrate Two Decades of Strong Friendship

HAVANA,  May 12  –  South Africa considers of great importance bilateral relations of friendship and cooperation with Cuba and is willing to keep strengthening such links at all levels, said South African ambassador to Havana Naptal Manana during a ceremony marking the 20 th anniversary of the end of Apartheid and the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations with the island. Continue reading

Alicia Alonso Honored in Spain

Alicia Alonso Honored in Spain

Alicia Alonso Honored in Spain

HAVANA,  Oct 21  –  Legendary Cuban dancer and choreographer Alicia Alonso received on Friday the tribute of the Iberian-American Theater Festival of Cadiz (FIT) in a ceremony in which, at her almost 93 years of age she insisted she plans to live another 200, “because I feel I’m needed”.     Continue reading

Mujica: The Cuban Revolution is That of Dignity

José Mujica

José Mujica

Santiago de Cuba, Jul 26  –  This Cuban Revolution has been of dignity, self-esteem of Latin people, said here today the Uruguayan president, José Mujica, on the ceremony for 60th anniversary of the assault on the Moncada. Continue reading

Raul Castro Presides Oath of New Cuban Ambassadors

Raul Castro Presides Oath of New Cuban Ambassadors

Raul Castro Presides Oath of New Cuban Ambassadors

Havana, Jul 16 – Cuban President Raul Castro presided the swearing-in ceremony of 31 new ambassadors today in this capital.

During the ceremony at the Havana’s Jose Marti Memorial Monument at the Revolution Square, diplomats signed the oath of office, in which they pledged to defend the independence and unity of Latin America, as well as work for the construction of a prosperous and sustainable socialism. Continue reading