Embassy of Cuba in Australia attends the opening ceremony of Bolivar´s bust in Canberra.

On occasion of the 208th anniversary of the independence of Venezuela, the diplomatic representation in Australia of the South American country unveiled a bust remembering El Libertador, Simón Bolívar, in the facade of its Embassy.

The event was attended by Latin American diplomatic representatives, members of the Australia-Venezuela Solidarity Association,union leaders and Venezuelan residents.

The bust, made of white marble, was previously located at the Latin American Plaza of Sydney, from where it was transferred to the capital to undergo a process of restoration, before being officially inaugurated.

The staff of the Embassy of Cuba was honoured to participate at the ceremony.

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