Cuba recalls the entry of the Freedom Caravan into Havana

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Cuba recalls the entry of the Freedom Caravan into Havana

Havana, Cuba, January 8, 2024.- Miguel Diaz-Canel, first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and president of the country, recalled today the entry into Havana of the Caravan of Freedom, after the revolutionary triumph of 1959.

On X, the president described that historic event as the most beautiful symbol of the victory and the moment of greatest joy for the Cuban people.

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We are going to overcome the difficulties, fighting! Raul Castro affirmed

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We are going to overcome the difficulties, fighting! Raul Castro affirmed

Havana, January 3, 2024.- We are going to overcome these difficulties, as we have always done, by fighting, said Army General Raul Castro Ruz, leader of the Revolution, on Monday at the political-cultural event marking the 65th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution, in Cespedes Park, Santiago de Cuba, The following is the full text of the speech.

(Shorthand Versions - Presidency of the Republic)

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1st International Sports Fair to kick off today in Havana

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1st International Sports Fair to kick off today in Havana

Havana, Cuba, August 1, 2023.- From today until August 6, the 1st International Sports Fair will host exhibition, commercial and business spaces, as well as a variety of recreational offers, in Havana.

Representatives of more than 100 companies from 13 countries, including Spain, China, Mexico, Venezuela and Costa Rica, will participate in an event that has the Ciudad Deportiva as its venue.

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US blockade causes major damage to communications sector in Cuba

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US blockade causes major damage to communications sector in Cuba

Havana, Cuba, August 1, 2023.- The economic damages and losses caused by the U.S. blockade on Cuba, particularly within the system of the Ministry of Communications (MICOM), only from August 2021 to February 2022 reached the figure of 104,155,170 USD, said Wilfredo Gonzalez Vidal, first deputy minister of that institution, in Havana.

Cuban emigrants ratified in Venezuela commitment to the homeland

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 The participants in the Sixth Regional Meeting of Cuban Residents in Latin America and the Caribbean reaffirmed here today the commitment to defend the homeland and continue the battle against the US blockade. The final declaration of the two-day meeting, attended by delegates from more than a dozen countries in the region, declared maintaining the most absolute loyalty to the country where they were born, coordinating and implementing joint actions in the interest of the nation.

Address by Dr. José Angel Portal Miranda, Minister of Public Health of the Republic of Cuba, at the 76th World Health Assembly

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Address by Dr. José Angel Portal Miranda, Minister of Public Health of the Republic of Cuba, at the 76th World Health Assembly

May 22, 2023

Centrl Theme: "Who celebrates 75 years of saving lives and promoting health for all"

Mr. President;

Esteemed Director-General;

Excellencies,

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Cuba celebrates 60 years of international medical cooperation

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Cuba is celebrating 60 years of medical cooperation with 165 nations, where 605,000 health professionals and technicians have saved lives and eradicated diseases. After the triumph of the Revolution in January 1959, Cuba decided to undertake a project which is maintained today with 57 brigades formed by 22,632 collaborators in 57 countries in all the continents.

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On the occasion of International Workers' Day​​​​​​​, Havana to host International Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba

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On the occasion of International Workers' Day, Havana to host International Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba

Havana, Cuba, April 27, 2023.- On the occasion of International Workers' Day, and 200 years after the Monroe Doctrine, the International Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba and against imperialism will be held in Havana from April 29 to May 2, which will ratify the support of organizations and sectors from other countries to the people and the trade union class of the island.