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Costa Rica in solidarity with Cuba in face of deadly fire

San José, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica on Monday expressed its solidarity with the Cuban families of the Matanzas large-scale fire victims. On Twitter, Costa Rica´s Foreign Affairs and Worship Ministry (@CRcancilleria), “Costa Rica expresses its feelings of solidarity … Continue reading

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Cuba says goodbye to ship crews in solidarity in the Matanzas fire

Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Folowing a moving ceremony of gratitude, local authorities on Monday sent the Mexican ships Bourbon Artazabe and Pemex Ehecatl crews off, who were deeply involved in putting out the large-scale deadly fire at the … Continue reading

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Cuba receives 22 donations to put out fire in Matanzas city

Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has so far received 22 donations from different governments, institutions and solidarity groups in order to put out a large-scale fire broke out at the industrial city of Matanzas. Most of donations are … Continue reading

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CARICOM offers deepest condolences to Cuba following deadly fire

Georgetown, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (CARICOM, in Spanish) on Monday offered its deepest condolences to Cuba for the death of at least one person following a blast in the Matanzas oil storage tank. CARICOM backs the Cuban … Continue reading

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Cuba receives 14 solidarity assistance flights to douse fire in Matan

Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) 14 solidarity assistance flights from Venezuela and Mexico arrived at Cuba´s Juan Gualberto Gómez International Airport in the attempt to put out a large-scale fire in the industrial zone of Matanzas city. According to … Continue reading

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Belgian parties and associations show solidarity with Cuba

Brussels, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Political forces and social organizations from Belgium or based in this country added their voices to the solidarity and messages of encouragement for Cuba in the face of the gigantic fire that the city of … Continue reading

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Lebanese solidarity association supports Cuba after fire

Beirut, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The Jose Marti Latin American Arab Solidarity Association in Lebanon has reiterated on Tuesday the support and brotherhood towards the Cuban people amid the consternation caused by a big fire that is affecting the Matanzas … Continue reading

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Cubans in Vietnam trust that Matanzas will overcome misfortune

Hanoi, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Cubans living in Ho Chi Minh City and southern Vietnam expressed their confidence that Matanzas will overcome the misfortune caused by the fire at the supertanker base located in that city. In a note issued … Continue reading

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Summer cultural program promotes book dedicated to Fidel Castro

Havana, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The Provincial Center of Book and Literature in Havana is promoting on Tuesday the panel “Fidel en las artes” (Fidel in the Arts), one of the initiatives in honor of the 96th anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rican movement expresses consternation due to fire in Cuba

San Juan, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The National Hostosiano Independence Movement (MINH) of Puerto Rico has expressed its consternation to the Cuban people, in a message sent to its leaders released on Tuesday, due to the fire occurred at the … Continue reading

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