Hong Kong´s return to Chinese sovereignty in 1997 was an act of historic justice and an expression of the peaceful spirit of the People´s Republic of China, despite having been a victim of the imposition of unequal treaties by imperialist powers.
Since then, and with its current status, Hong Kong has been an inseparable part of the People´s Republic of China and has achieved a solid level of development with stability and economic prosperity, based on the successful implementation of the principles of "one China" and "one country, two systems".
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns interference in China´s internal affairs, while rejecting any attempt to injure the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the People's Republic of China.
Cuba supports the efforts of the Beijing central government and the Hong Kong authorities to reverse this situation, preserve peace and restore stability.
We fully trust in the capacity and wisdom of the Chinese authorities to put an end to these destabilizing events and return to normality.
The Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) issued a statement on Tuesday rejecting recent remarks by Peruvian-Spanish writer Mario Vargas Llosa, in which he blamed social outbreaks in the continent on Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua and promoted an internal uprising in Cuba.Read More
One of the actions, in correspondence with this objective, is aimed at exchanging ideas on the current perspectives of contemporary Cuban animation, which takes place at the International Film and Television School (EICTV) in San Antonio de los Baños, from 9 to December 13th.Read More
Havana - Cuban intellectual Abel Prieto was appointed president of Casa de las Américas, the center's website La Ventana reported today.
Prieto, former minister of Culture and currently serving as director of the Marti Program Office and president of the José Martí Cultural Society, was nominated for the post by Alpidio Alonso, current Culture Minister.Read More