Past February 26, 2017 Cubans resident in the northern and important city of Tessaloniki in Greece, held a cheerful, patriotic and fraternal exchange with the Ambassador and the Consul of the Embassy of Cuba in Greece , ocassion in which the Cubans agreed, in an enthusiastic and unanimous way, to create the Association of Cuban residents in Tessaloniki, electing the fellow countrywoman Maria Julia Villegas Rodríguez as Head of the association.
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At the II Summit of the States of Latin America and the Caribbean (CELAC) at Havana in 2014, Latin America was declarated as a Peace Zone. This proclamation was ratified at the V Summit of CELAC in Dominican Republic on January 25, 2017, at an special declaration in favou of theTotal and complete disarmament.
Students from Pre-university school Metamorphosis in Athens, accompanied by the Headmistress of the school and the English teacher, had a meeting with the Ambassador of Cuba in Greece Mrs Zelmys María Dominguez Cortina to be prepared in order to represent Cuba at the simulation of UUNN Model , that each year they made at that hellenic school.
Last February 12, the Hellenic Cuban Association of Friendship in Tesaloniki , Greece, celebrated the 58 Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution with a political and cultural activity with Cuban and Greek Music. The introductory remarks were made by Apostolos Skoufas, President of the Association and the central speech was made by Nikkos Mottas, General Secretary. It was emphasized the importance of the Cuban Revolution as symbol of socialism, of struggle and resistance and as example for the world. A heartfelt words were said in honor of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro.