Philippines congratulate Cuba for the 59th anniversary of the Revolution

Kuala Lumpur, January 2 - The Communist Party of the Philippines, PKP-1930 and the solidarity organization “Amistad”, sent congratulatory messages to the government and people of Cuba on the occasion of the 59th Anniversary of the Revolution.

The texts greet the unity of the Cuban people, the achievements obtained despite the unjust blockade and reaffirm their commitment to support and defend the causes of Cuba.

Likewise, the PKP-1930 message conveyed its best wishes for the health of President Raúl Castro as well as the prosperity and well-being of the Cuban people.

President Rouhani congratulates Cuba's revolution anniversary

Tehran (ISNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sent a message to the Cuban President Raúl Castro Ruz on Monday to congratulate him and the people of the country on the country’s 59th revolution anniversary.

President Rouhani’s message is as follows:

In the Name of God, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful

Your Excellency Mr Raúl Castro Ruz;

President of the Council of State and the President of the Council of Ministers of Cuba;

Celebrated 59th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution in Iran

Tehran, January 1, 2018.-During the celebration for the 59th anniversary of the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution, the Meeting of Cuban Residents in Iran was held, which was conducive to the exchange and strengthening of ties between the Cuban residents with the new members of the Cuban diplomatic Mission.
The meeting took place in an environment of fraternity, where it was possible to review the main events of the year that ended and set new goals for 2018.

Cuba reaches lowest infant mortality rate in its history – four per 1,000 live births

Cuba reaches lowest infant mortality rate in its history – four per 1,000 live births

Maintaining infant mortality rate below five per 1,000 live for the 10th consecutive year is reason enough for Cuba to celebrate.

But even more extraordinary is that the country has achieved the lowest rate in its history in 2017, four per 1,000 live births

Preliminary data, made available to Granma by the Medical Records and Health Statistics Directorate, indicates that 114,980 births took place, 1,892 less than in 2016, and 465 babies under a year of age died, 32 less than in 2016, the lowest number on record.

Message delivered by The Governor General of Antigua and Barbuda His Excellency Sir Rodney Williams KGN, GCMG, KSt.J, MBBS on the occasion of the Celebration of the 59th Anniversary of the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution

Hon Minister of Foreign Affairs and other Members of Parliament
Cuban Ambassador to Antigua and Barbuda, His Excellency Gustavo Veliz Olivares and Mrs. Olivares
Other Members of the Diplomatic Corps
Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen

Good Evening

Tonight, I express heartiest congratulations to the Government and People of the Republic of Cuba on the celebration of your 59th Anniversary of the Revolution.

Cuba reaches lowest infant mortality rate in its history - four per 1,000 live births.

Havana, January 2, 2018. Maintaining infant mortality rate below five per 1,000 live for the 10th consecutive year is reason enough for Cuba to celebrate.

But even more extraordinary is that the country has achieved the lowest rate in its history in 2017, four per 1,000 live births

Preliminary data, made available to Granma by the Medical Records and Health Statistics Directorate, indicates that 114,980 births took place, 1,892 less than in 2016, and 465 babies under a year of age died, 32 less than in 2016, the lowest number on record.

Speech presented by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, during the closure of the National Assembly of People's Power 8th Legislature's 10th Period of Ordinary Sessions.

Speech presented by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, during the closure of the National Assembly of People's Power 8th Legislature's 10th Period of Ordinary Sessions.

(Council of State transcript / GI translation)

Compañeras and compañeros:

It is my responsibility to make the closing remarks for this last Period of Ordinary Sessions of the National Assembly of People's Power's 8th Legislature. On this occasion, I will address several topics of national and international relevance.

Kuanza Program dedicated to the Cuban Revolution and the Independence of Haiti in Barbados.

The Coalition of Pan-Africanist Organizations, which in Barbados is an active part of the Solidarity with Cuba Movement, dedicated the last day of its annual Kwanza program to celebrate the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution and the new anniversary of the Independence of Haiti. Led by Panafricanist David Denny, President of the Barbados-Cuba Friendship Association, political-cultural activity took place in the community of Haynesville.

Celebration of the 59th Anniversary of the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution in Ghana

The 59th Anniversary of the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution was celebrated in Ghana with the participation of government officials, Ghanaians who studied in Cuba, Cuban residents, friends of the solidarity campaign, members of the Medical Brigade of Cuba (BMC) in the country, members of the diplomatic corps and the staff of the Cuban embassy.

The 59th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution and the New Year 2018 celebrated in Ulan Bator.

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. December 31, 2017. With the presence of Cubans residents in Mongolia, the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution and the advent of the New Year 2018 was celebrated at the Embassy of Cuba. At the celebration, in which young Mongolian graduates in Cuba and friends of Cuba and its Revolution also participated, it was propitious for the exchange and strengthening of ties between the Cuban community and the Mission.

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