Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla will submit to a press conference on Friday, September 20, Cuba's Report on the impact of the U.S. blockade policy against the Caribbean island during the past year.
The meeting with the national and foreign press will take place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at 10:30 a.m., and will be broadcasted live through the Youtube channel and the Cubaminrex Facebook page.
The resolution entitled “Need to put an end to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba" will be presented for the twenty-eighth time in the UN General Assembly, a context where the international community has repeatedly supported Cuba.
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