Category Archives: Cultural

Ethiopian film-maker highlights Cuba’s contribution

Addis Ababa, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba was vital for Africans’ independence and important for the achievement of major progress on the continent, but there is still much work to do, Negash Abdurahman, director of the documentary Cuba in Africa, … Continue reading

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Cuba’s sound heritage at Cervantino Festival

Guanajuato, Mexico, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) The virtuosity of Cuban pianist Jose Maria Vitier and the luxury musicians accompanying him on Monday confirmed the value of the sound heritage of Cuba, which is the guest of honor at the 49th … Continue reading

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Cuba’s President recalls ‘History Will Absolve Me’ speech

Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel recalled today Fidel Castro’s self-defense ‘History Will Absolve Me’ plea, 68 years after the historic leader presented the Revolution’s program with it. ‘It is the 68th anniversary of a historic milestone: … Continue reading

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Solidarity with Cuba in Madrid rejects attacks against troubadour

Madrid, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The State Coordinating Committee of Solidarity with Cuba (CESC) of Madrid on Monday issued a communique of rejection and condemnation to the threats and slander against singer songwriter Orlis Pineda. CESC referred to the case … Continue reading

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Cuban delegation arrived in Mexico to perform in the Cervantino

Mexico, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The delegation of artists from Cuba, the Guest of Honor country to the 49th International Cervantino Festival based in the city of Guanajuato, arrived in Mexico today headed by the Minister of Culture, Alpidio Alonso. … Continue reading

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Cuba honors 153rd anniversary of start of independence struggle

Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, chaired today the central act of commemoration for the 153rd anniversary of the beginning of the independence struggles, held in the main hall of the University of Havana. At … Continue reading

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NEMO rejects misrepresentation of Cuba’s patriotic dates

Washington, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The movement against the U.S. blockade of Cuba, known as NEMO, reiterated today its rejection of attempts to use patriotic dates of the island in exactly the opposite way to their meaning. According to NEMO’s … Continue reading

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Evo Morales recalls Che Guevara’s imperishable legacy

La Paz, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Former Bolivian President Evo Morales on Saturday recalled the imperishable legacy of guerrilla fighter Ernesto Che Guevara, who was assassinated 54 years ago in this South American country. On Twitter, Morales highlighted the revolutionary, … Continue reading

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Cuban musicians honor Chucho Valdes and Irakere band

Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s record company EGREM unified the talents of renowned Cuban artists, faithful heirs of the country’s traditional music, to pay tribute on Saturday to Chucho Valdes and the Irakere band. The honors to the virtuoso … Continue reading

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Cuba honors thousands of people killed by terrorism from US

Havana, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel assured that Cuba honors this Wednesday more than 3,400 people who died as a result of US aggressions, on the Day of the Victims of Terrorism. On his official Twitter account, the … Continue reading

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