Cuba in Barbados

Accompanying the People and Government of Barbados as part of the Diplomatic Corps, on Remembrance Day in tribute to all those who have fallen in war.

On Sunday, November 13, Remembrance Day is commemorated in which the People and Government of Barbados pay tribute to all those who have fallen in war. Together with the Diplomatic Corps, we placed floral wreaths in the Cenotaph of Heroes Square, and accompanying the highest authorities of the country, participated in the ceremony of tribute, offering and parade.

Honoring the victims of CUBANA 455 bombing over Barbados, premiere of the film and unveiling of the wax image of Captain Wilfredo Pérez that will be exhibited at the Caribbean Wax Museum in Barbados.

On the night of October 7, 2022, and as a follow-up to the day in which we pay tribute to the martyrs of crime in Barbados, a World Premiere was held to show the documentary film entitled "CUBANA 455" by Chicano filmmaker Enrique Berumen, a graduate of the Film School of San Antonio de los Baños. The film makes a detailed exhibition based on interviews and newscasts of each element and point of view over the first horrendous bombing of a civilian commercial aircraft in flight.

An emotional ceremony held to commemorate in Barbados the 46th anniversary of the terrorist attack on CUBANA 455 flight and the murder of the 73 passengers on board, with the renewal of the dedication of the restored monument.

Autoridades y público del homenaje.

In a solemn act organized in collaboration by the Government of Barbados and the Embassy of Cuba in that country, on the morning of October 6, the date that marks the anniversary of this aircraft bombing in Barbados, a representation of authorities, diplomats, religious, athletes, doctors, nurses, civil solidarity movements and Cuban residents gathered at the monument erected in front of the site where CUBANA flight 455 crashed in the waters of the Caribbean Sea, a monument which was inaugurated in 1998 by Commander in Chief, Fidel Castro Ruz.

The Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca Díaz, meets with representatives of Cuban aid workers in Barbados, graduates in Cuba, Cuban residents and Barbadian solidarity.

Minister Malmierca addresses the audience.

Within the framework of the attendance of a Cuban delegation at the Afro-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum 2022, held in Barbados on September 1 and 2, the Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca Díaz, held a meeting with the Cuban aid workers who work in Barbados, the Cuban residents, the representatives of solidarity and those of the Barbadians who have graduated in Cuba, which was an appropriate moment to share elements on the national news, the activities that these groups carry out in Barbados and the reinforcement of the economic, commercial and fi