The Cuban medical brigade in Ecuador is ready to assist the local population in the event of the eruption of the Cotopaxi and Tungurahua volcanoes, which have increase activity over the past few days.
A Cuban delegation headed by Deputy Foreign Minister Abelardo Moreno attended the Meeting of National Coordinators of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), slated for August 26-28 in the city of Quito, capital of the Republic of Ecuador. A Special Communique on the Guantanamo Naval Base was approved during the meeting, the English version of which we bring you up next, as published by the www.cubaminrex.cu Web site:
I feel proud to pay homage to a giant, an example of dignity, said Cuban intellectual Miguel Barnet during a tribute-paying ceremony to Chile´s former president Salvador Allende in the capital Santiago.
Media outlets in the US state of Vermont stress recent statements by Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy who said that US ideals must be promoted by lifting the travel ban and the blockade against Cuba.
Switzerland´s Federal Advisor and Chief of the Federal Department for Foreign Affairs, Didier Burkhalter is arriving Thursday, August 13 in Havana on an official visit.