Ottawa, August 13, 2019.- On the afternoon of Tuesday, the collective of the Cuban Embassy in Canada with the friends of the solidarity groups Ottawa-Cuba Connections, ALBA Social Movements Canada - Ottawa Chapter, the Roundtable Consultation of Montreal, Canada - Cuba Friendship Association in Toronto and Cubans residing in Canada, commemorated the 93 Anniversary of the Birthday of the Commander in Chief and historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz.
Toronto, July 26th, 2019. - On Friday night, July 26, it was celebrated the 66th anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes military Headquarters. The celebration was jointly organized by the Cuban-Canadian Friendship Association, the Latin American Solidarity Network (LACSN), the Association of Cuban Residents in Canada, Juan Gualberto Gómez, and the Consulate General of Cuba.
It was highlighted the importance of this action due to the extraordinary significance it had for the Cuban people and for the national liberation movement that lasted until the defeat of tyranny in 1959.
Ottawa, July 26, 2019.- In the afternoon of this Friday the Ottawa-Cuba Connections and ALBA Social Movements Canada Ottawa Chapter, solidarity organizations reminisced together with members of the Embassy of Cuba in Canada, the 66 anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes barracks.
The meeting highlighted the importance of the date, the reasons that led young people, led by Fidel Castro to be the main leaders in this feat and the commitment with Cuba of the members of this solidarity association.
The Chargé d'affaires a.i. Mrs. Cristina Ramos thanked the friendship of the Ottawa-Cuba Connection organization.