The Hero of the Republic of Cuba, Fernando González Llort, President of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP, by its Spanish initials) and Member of the National Assembly of the People´s Power arrived in Austria, to participate in the celebration of the 50th anniversary of “ÖKG”, Austria-Cuba Friendship Association.
Fernando, who is one of the Cuban counter-terrorism fighters who served an unjust sentence in American prisons for almost 16 years, will have the opportunity to share some working days with friends of Cuba and members of the “Austria-Free the Five” Committee, who consistently struggled for his freedom and the freedom of his four brothers.
As part of his visit to Austria, he will meet local authorities, Members of the Parliament, leaders of parties and political organizations, young people, Cuban residents; at the time that he will participate in the public event on the occasion of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of ÖKG, on 1 June.
Upon his arrival in Viena, he was received by the Ambassador of Cuba to Austria, Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios; the ÖKG´s President, Michael Wögerer and other officials of the Embassy of Cuba and members of ÖKG´s Board of Directors.
(Embacuba Austria / Cubaminrex)