The delegates of the 18th European Solidarity Meeting with Cuba which was celebrated in Bohinj, Slovenia from 23 to 25 November concluded the crucial gathering with an event to pay homage to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz on the occasion of the second anniversary of his physical death. The Ambassador of Cuba to Austria and Non-resident Ambassador to Slovenia, Juan Antonio Fernández; the Vice-president of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with Peoples, Noemí Rabaza Fernández, leaders and members of the solidarity organizations of 24 countries attended the event.
Friends of Cuba in Europe have gathered this weekend in Bohinj, Slovenia, on the occasion of the 18th Continental Solidarity Meeting with the Caribbean country. In the presence of a delegation from the Cuban Institute of Friendship with Peoples, headed by its Vice-president Noemí Rabaza Fernández and the Ambassador of Cuba to Austria and Non-resident Ambassador to Slovenia, Juan Antonio Fernández, the event was inaugurated in a day of full commitment to the Cuban Revolution.
To commemorate the second anniversary of the eternal presence of the Leader of the Cuban Revolution, Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, the Cuban Embassy in Austria, "ÖKG", the Austrian-Cuba Friendship Association and "CubaVa", the Association of Cuban Residents brought together in Vienna friends of Cuba, members of the accredited Diplomatic Corps, Austrian authorities and Cuban residents, in a heartfelt event of homage and remembrance to his fruitful life and work.
The Vice-President of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP, by its Spanish initials), Noemí Rabaza Fernández arrived in Vienna as head of a delegation from ICAP to carry out an extensive working program in Austria and to participate in the European Solidarity Meeting with Cuba to be held from 23 to 25 November in Bohinj, Slovenia.
On her arrival in Austria she was received by the Ambassador of Cuba, His Excellency Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios and by the General Secretary of "ÖKG", the Austria-Cuba Friendship Association, Hermann Pernestorfer.