Cuba in Lebanon

Lebanon-Cuba Friendship Association greets the day of the National Rebellion

Beirut, July 27, 2020. The Lebanon-Cuba Friendship Association today sent a greeting to the Cuban people for the 67th anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes barracks, which marked the continuation of the fight for the country's definitive independence. Caribbean.

On the occasion of the restart of the glorious Cuban Revolution, the president of the solidarity entity, Maurice Nohrad, sent that communication to the embassy of the Antillean nation in this country, to which Prensa Latina had access.

Collective of the Embassy of Cuba in Lebanon salutes the day of National Rebellion

Beirut July 26, 2020. The Collective of the Cuban Embassy in Lebanon salutes the 67th Anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes barracks, the day of National Rebellion. The apostle could not die in the year of his centenary. 67 years later we continue to fight with Martí and with Fidel at the head.

Embassy of Cuba in Lebanon congratulates TeleSur on its 15th Anniversary

Beirut July 24, 2020. The group of the Cuban Embassy in Lebanon added to the congratulations to the news channel TeleSur, on the fifteenth anniversary of its foundation. It has been 15 years of struggle, always on the side of the truth of the peoples, and being an alternative voice to the information transnationals at the service of imperial interests.

TeleSUR is that counter-hegemonic and integration space that Our America needs to promote a new communicational order, ”Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla wrote this Friday on his Twitter account.

Embassy of Cuba in Lebanon congratulates Prensa Latina on its 61st anniversary

Beirut, June 16, 2020. The Cuban Embassy in Lebanon congratulated the Latin American Information Agency Prensa Latina on the 61st anniversary of its founding. The diplomatic mission thanked Prensa Latina for upholding the prestige of committed and revolutionary journalism.

The Embassy sent a special greeting to the correspondent of Prensa Latina in Lebanon, Armando Reyes and paid a heartfelt tribute to Ulises Canales, an excellent professional who had the honorable task of reopening the agency's correspondent in Lebanon in 2014 and who unfortunately recently passed away .

Cuba and Lebanon united by history

Beirut, April 18, 2020. The historic brotherly relations between the peoples of Cuba and Lebanon are known to all. This time we want to share a passage from our history that proves it.

After Batista's coup d'état on March 10, 1952, Fidel was forced to leave his apartment in Vedado and take refuge with friends and acquaintances. One of the places where he lived was a house in Guanabo, owned by a member of the Cuban People's Party (Orthodox). Fidel was in a difficult economic situation and had loans in various establishments in the area.