On the evening of July 26, the General Consul of Cuba in Toronto, Jorge Yanier Castellanos, participated in the virtual meeting to celebrate National Rebellion Day, organized by the Canadian Network on Cuba.
With the participation of more than 115 people from different parts of Canada, the panelists, in their personal capacity and on behalf of different solidarity organizations and Cuban residents, expressed messages of friendship and affection towards the people of Cuba to celebrate this important date.
Solidarity friends and Cubans living in Montreal went to the General Consulate of Cuba in Montreal to celebrate the 69th Anniversary of the assaults on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks. Cuban flags and 26th of July flags waved on the Boulevard Décarie, where joy and Cuban music enlivened the occasion.
The 69th anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks was celebrated with joy from Ottawa, Canada.
The meeting was attended by representatives of the Ottawa Cuba Connections organizations, members of other Canadian solidarity organizations, friends of Cuba and officials of the Cuban Embassy in the country.
Members of the Cuban Consulate in Toronto participated in the activity organized jointly by the Cuban-Canadian Friendship Association, the Latin American and Caribbean Solidarity Network (LACSN) and the Juan Gualberto Gómez Association of Cubans Residing in Canada to celebrate the 69th Anniversary of the Assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks.
The rainy weather did not prevent friends of Cuba from celebrating the heroic deed of July 26th with poems and songs allegorical to the date, as well as heartfelt words from members of solidarity and Cuban residents.