PAKISTAN PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE COMMANDER IN CHIEF FIDEL CASTRO RUZ
Islamabad, November 24, 2017. The Pakistan-Cuba Social Forum, in collaboration with the Cuban Embassy, paid tribute to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, on the first anniversary of his physical disappearance. The activity was developed in the Hotel Serena of this capital. On behalf of the Forum, the General Secretary, Jan Kurshid, spoke about Fidel's example both in Cuba and in the world and his contribution to the development of Cuba. In turn, Dr. Jamal Khan, president of the Pakistan-Cuba Doctors Association, thanked Fidel and Cuba for their internationalism, for which nearly a thousand Pakistani students graduated in Cuba, their second homeland. The ambassador, Gabriel Tiel Capote, highlighted in his words the example, the optimism and the human being who was the Commander in Chief, his permanent struggle and never feeling defeated. Also about his legacy for the new generations of Cubans and his concept of Revolution that, he said, is fully valid. Numerous actors from Pakistani civil society, the directors of the "Pakistan Observer" newspaper, of the "Pakistan in the World" magazine and the Diplomatic Focus magazine, members of the board of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry, businessmen, representatives of universities, among others. CUBAMINREX-EMBACUBA PAKISTAN.