Cuba in Sweden

Cuba advocates the abolition of US military bases

The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) and the World Peace Council call for the VIII International Seminar on Peace and for the Abolition of Foreign Military Bases to be held on May 4 and 5 in Guantánamo. Cuba rejects the existence of more than 800 military bases and facilities that the United States owns with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) around the world, of which 70 are located in the Latin American and Caribbean region.

Ruling of the International Court against the blockade

On November 16 and 17, 2023, an international tribunal against the US blockade of Cuba was held at the headquarters of the European Parliament in Brussels. With 263 participants from 21 countries, the court concluded with a verdict, condemning one of the greatest violations of international law of the 21st century.

Attached is the final ruling issued by the court.

Cuba recalls the entry of the Freedom Caravan into Havana

Havana, Cuba, January 8, 2024.- Miguel Diaz-Canel, first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and president of the country, recalled today the entry into Havana of the Caravan of Freedom, after the revolutionary triumph of 1959.

On X, the president described that historic event as the most beautiful symbol of the victory and the moment of greatest joy for the Cuban people.

Tribute to the Commander in Sweden

Stockholm, December 4. At the headquarters of the Cuban Embassy in Sweden and with the representation of friends of solidarity, cuban residents and mission personnel, tribute was paid to the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, on the 7th anniversary of his physical disappearance. 

Audiovisual materials were projected that addressed the life and work of the Commander, while there were words of gratitude and memories from the participants.