Tag Archives: Hugo Chavez

Chavez to be Honored at 18th World Youth Festival

Chavez to be Honored at 18th World Youth Festival

Chavez to be Honored at 18th World Youth Festival

HAVANA,  Mar 28 – The 18th World Festival of Youth and Students, to be held in Quito, Ecuador, from December 7th through the 13th will pay homage to Venezuela’s unforgettable Commander-President Hugo Chavez. Continue reading

Cuban cultural celebrities say Chavez’s memory will last forever

Cuban cultural celebrities say Chavez’s memory will last forever

Cuban cultural celebrities say Chavez’s memory will last forever

Two important performers from the Cuban cultural world have highlighted the historical legacy of deceased Venezuelan President, Hugo Chávez, and his defense of Latin American people’s lives. Continue reading

Fidel Castro: “Cubans have lost their best friend”

Fidel Castro: “Cubans have lost their best friend”

Fidel Castro: “Cubans have lost their best friend”

Havana, March 11 — Cuban Revolution Leader, Fidel Castro praised the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Monday as a champion of the poor and said the Cubans had lost their best friend. Continue reading

President Raul Castro returns home from Caracas

President Raul Castro returns home from Caracas

President Raul Castro returns home from Caracas

Caracas, March 9 — Cuban President Raúl Castro, bid farewell to Venezuela on Saturday alter attending the official funeral of late President Hugo Chavez, who died on March 5.

Shortly before getting on board the plane, the Cuban leader exchanged some words with Venezuelan Foreign Ministry officials and the military officer who accompanied him. Continue reading

Silvio Rodríguez: “ever onward to victory, Comandante.”

Silvio Rodríguez: “ever onward to victory, Comandante.”

Silvio Rodríguez: “ever onward to victory, Comandante.”

Renowned Cuban singer-songwriter, Silvio Rodríguez, considered part of Latin America’s left wing song movement, said goodbye to deceased Venezuelan President, Hugo Chávez, with the phrase “ever onward to victory, Comandante” on his personal blog. Continue reading

Body of President Hugo Chavez to Lie in State for Another Seven Days

 

   Body of President Hugo Chavez to Lie in State for Another Seven Days


Body of President Hugo Chavez to Lie in State for Another Seven Days

HAVANA, Cuba.- Nicolas Maduro, acting president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, announced that the body of Hugo Chavez will lie in state for at least another seven days, so that the Venezuelan people can give him their last good-bye. Continue reading

Cuban President Raul Castro Arrives in Caracas for Funeral of Hugo Chavez

Cuban President Raul Castro Arrives in Caracas for Funeral of Hugo Chavez

Cuban President Raul Castro Arrives in Caracas for Funeral of Hugo Chavez

Caracas, March 7 — Cuban President Raul Castro has arrived in Caracas, the Venezuelan capital, where he is leading the island’s delegation to the funeral of President Hugo Chavez.  The Cuban head of state was received at the airport by Venezuelan Foreign Minister Elias Jaua and other government officials. Continue reading

Cubans pay tribute to late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez

Cubans pay tribute to late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez

Cubans pay tribute to late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez

Havana, March 7 — The Cuban people pays meaningful and patriotic tribute today to late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Frías, amid countrywide grief for the death of the beloved leader and friend.

Thousands lined up early morning at Havana’s Revolution Square to pay their respects to the unforgettable Venezuelan statesman. Continue reading

Raul Castro honors Hugo Chavez in Santiago de Cuba

Raul Castro honors Hugo Chavez in Santiago de Cuba

Raul Castro honors Hugo Chavez in Santiago de Cuba

Santiago de Cuba, March 7 — Cuban President Raul Castro led the Cuban people’s tribute to late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez Frias in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba. Continue reading

Cuba to Keep Solidarity with Venezuelan People

Cuba to Keep Solidarity with Venezuelan People

Cuba to Keep Solidarity with Venezuelan People

Havana, Mar 6 – Cuban Vice President Jose Ramon Machado Ventura said here Wednesday that his country will keep the solidarity with the Venezuelan people to the maximum, after the decease of President Hugo Chavez. Continue reading