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Cubans Recall Fidel Castro’s Historic Defense 60 Years Later

Cubans Recall Fidel Castro's Historic Defense 60 Years Later

Cubans Recall Fidel Castro’s Historic Defense 60 Years Later

Santiago de Cuba, Oct 16  –  Sixty years after the fact, Cubans today are remembering Fidel Castro’s self-defense speech, given at the nurses room of an old public hospital, in response to the accusations for the July 26, 1953 attack on the Moncada Garrison. Continue reading

Chile Begins July 26 Celebrations Honoring Cuba

Chile Begins July 26 Celebrations Honoring Cuba

Chile Begins July 26 Celebrations Honoring Cuba

Santiago, Chile, Jul 22  –  The Chilean organizations of solidarity with Cuba kicks off in this capital the commemorative day for the 60th anniversary of the heroic attack on the Moncada Garrison, with a political-cultural ceremony, of Latin Americanist content. Continue reading

Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro to Attend July 26th Celebrations in Santiago de Cuba

Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro to Attend July 26th Celebrations in Santiago de Cuba

Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro to Attend July 26th Celebrations in Santiago de Cuba

Havana, July 19 — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced he will visit Cuba next week to participate in the ceremony on July 26th for the 60th anniversary  of the attack on the Moncada Garrison.

Speaking in the Venezuelan state of Monagas, the Bolivarian leader said: “We’ll be in Santiago de Cuba at the commemorations with Fidel and Raul,” noting that recalling the assault on the Moncada garrison is vindicating the glorious history of Cuba in its struggle for independence. Continue reading

Cuban Artists Pay Tribute to Moncada Attack

Moncada Garrison

Moncada Garrison

Santiago de Cuba, Jul 18  –  Cuban artists contribute today with their works to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Garrison, July 26, on behalf of the whole island.

The major action is the National Exhibition of Fine Arts 60th Anniversary of the Attack on the Moncada Garrison, convened by the Council of Santiago de Cuba to these artistic expressions, the Caguayo Foundation, and the Union of Artists and Writers.
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