Condolences to the people of Cuba
The Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union of Trinidad and Tobago would like to extend its sincerest condolences to the government of Cuba and the people of Cuba. Following the unfortunate crash of the Boeing 737 on May 18th, the immense loss of life and the hurt experienced by the people of Cuba cannot be measured and no life can be replaced.
On the occasion of the catastrophic aviation accident that occurred at noon today, the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba agreed to decree OFFICIAL DUEL from 06:00 on May 19 until 12:00 on the night of May 20.
During the validity of the OFFICIAL DUEL the Flag of the Lone Star shall be hoisted at half mast in public buildings and military institutions.