from the Cuban people and government on the occasion
Havana, December 5, 2013
With profound sorrow, I send you our heartfelt
condolences on the occasion of our dear friend
Nelson Mandela’s death, in the name of the Cuban
people and government, which we extend as well to
his family, the African National Congress and the
WORLD FESTIVAL OF YOUTH AND STUDENTS
voices to speak out
THE Cuban delegation to the 18th
World Festival of Youth and Students, Ecuador 2013,
including 200 members representing diverse sectors
of society, was presented with the Cuban flag on
December 2, Day of the Revolutionary Armed Forces
and the anniversary of the landing of the Granma
yacht expedition in 1956.
Statement from director of
U.S. relations for Cuban
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
On December 3, press media in the
United States reported information about a letter
from 66 Democratic, Republican and independent U.S.
Senators to President Barack Obama, in relation to
U.S. citizen Alan Gross, who is serving a prison
term in Cuba.
Festival of New Latin
first event 35 years ago, the Festival of New Latin
American Cinema continues to renew itself while
remaining the same as that which first appeared on
the Cuban scene with the intention of becoming the
great continental event it now is.
Those who remember the first
editions can testify to the fact that the Festival
grew annually and in terms of the quality of the
films entered, which is a way of confirming the
artistic consolidation of....