The time in Havana, Cuba
Havana, cuba.-Cuban first vice-president Miguel Diaz-Canel stressed the need to empower the culture institutional system in tune with today’s reality, during a meeting on Tuesday with executives of the Cuban Artists and Writers’ Association.
The top Cuban government official referred to the crucial role of cultural institutions in promoting civic and aesthetic values and the work at communities, where there are projects of important values co-existing with others that mirror patters foreign to the interest of Cuban society.
Havana, Cuba.-More than 36 000 Cuban collaborators of different social missions in Venezuela participate in the Second Stage of the National Plan against Dengue and Chikungunya, announced in Caracas Nancy Pérez, Minister of Popular Power for Health.
During the launch of the special plan "The people on the street in the fight against Dengue and Chikungunya," Perez said that will spread throughout the country sanitation brigades, with the highest incidence in 120 municipalities and 230 communities prioritized.
Havana, Cuba.-Alan Michael Lapsley, South African Anglican priest and social justice activist, held his ninth visit with Cuban anti-terrorist Gerardo Hernández Nordelo, imprisoned at Victorville prison in California.
Gerardo has been jailed for 16 years and is serving two life sentences. Despite the long, hard and solitary years of confinement with other individuals who have committed terrible crimes, he looked very good and has a great sense of humor, Lapsley highlighted.