As many of us already know on October 10, 1868, the Cuban independence leader and who initiated the Ten Years' War, when he took up arms against the Spanish government, Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, granted freedom to his slaves and I invite you to join the anticolonial struggle; What many are unaware is that in that same year, but a day like today, the Major General of the Liberation Army and First President of the Republic of Cuba in Arms, Decree on slavery, basing: ... all men are equal, us. .. we want the emancipation, gradual and under indemnity, of slavery ...
Cuba expects the arrival of 4 million 700 thousand tourists by the end of this year. By 2018 it is expected to reach the five million visitors.
Every time the number of people choosing the Island as a tourist destination is bigger and, corresponding to this, the amount of available rooms for the stay in the hotel chains and the accommodations in “casas particulares” (B&B) has been increased.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba expresses its deepest concern at and utter rejection of the US president's unilateral declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, which constitutes a serious, flagrant breach of the UN Charter, of international law and of the relevant UN resolutions.