World event for Freedom for
the Five underway
THE world event demanding the release of the Cuban
anti-terrorist fighters unjustly imprisoned in the
United States gets underway today, Tuesday, with the
presentation of the Benito Juárez International
Prize to their family members.
This prize is given by different Mexican social
groups to world leaders and figures who have done
outstanding work in defense of the sovereignty and
self-determination of their peoples.
On awarding the prize, the organizing committee
emphasized that the lives and resistance of those
Heroes of the Republic of Cuba are a clear testimony
of the unyielding commitment of their political and
peaceful struggle in the legitimate defense of their
country’s self-determination and the inalienable
right of the nation to have the government that
emerged from the Revolution.
Social movements, friendship with Cuba associations,
deputies and progressive parties from all parts of
the world are heading up this event that culminates
on October 6, when the 30th anniversary of the
sabotage of the Cubana airliner over Barbados, which
cost the lives of 73 innocent people, will be
ANTONIO GUERRERO’S PORTRAITS
An inspiring exhibition
prison cell is no workshop for an artist. It is not
that unlimited space in view, full of light and,
centrally, of freedom. Antonio (Tony) Guerrero, a
man of exceptional will and sensibility, has
overturned that idea.
truth about the Five will be known
ON June 30, Ricardo Alarcón de Quesada, president
of the National Assembly of People’s Power, stated
that the return of the five Cuban anti-terrorists
unjustly incarcerated in U.S. federal penitentiaries
will come closer as the truth emerges.