The Cuban Embassy in Canada paid a heartfelt tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, on the 6th anniversary of his death. The tribute was attended by friends of Cuba and members of the mission.
During the evening, those present expressed their admiration and respect for Fidel Castro and for the work he built, constituting an example for the people of Latin America and the entire world.
Art and patriotism were the protagonists of the evening, highlighting the immortal figure of our Commander in Chief.
A profitable exchange was held with the main directors of the Hispanic Canadian Heritage Council (HCHC) at the Cuban Consulate in Toronto, where Consul General Jorge Yanier Castellanos received Oscar Vigil, executive director of the HCHC, and his project coordinator, Kelly Arévalo.
The purpose of the meeting was to take stock of the work developed during 2022, analyze the main ways to expand the presence of Cuban culture in this city by 2023 and study potential joint collaboration actions with different institutions.
In June 2021, for 29th consecutive time, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) voted overwhelmingly (184 in favour, 3 abstentions, and 2 against) against the immoral U.S. blockade on Cuba. On November 2 and 3, 2022, the UNGA will vote again and as expressed by Ike Nahem, lead Cuba solidarity organizer in New York, "this will be the 30th consecutive vote in which the world community will once again overwhelmingly condemn the cruel and unjust U.S. blockade against Cuba!"
On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the October Crisis, Pathfinder Books Montreal held the presentation of the books “Haciendo Historia” (Interviews with four generals of the Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces) and October 1962 La crisis de los misiles vista desde Cuba by Tomás Diez Acosta. In this public meeting a panel was held where the three speakers presented their analysis from different perspectives and then a pleasant exchange took place with the participants.