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Cuba

Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The First Secretary of the Cuban Communist Party, Raul Castro Ruz, said that the proposals and observations of the population to the Draft Constitution ''is a valuable working document that we should preserve and use,'' Granma newspaper reports on Thursday.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban academics and historians met on Thursday in Havana to debate on US military interventionism in Latin America, illustrated by the aggressions against Grenada and Panama. The Cuban Movement for Peace and Sovereignty of Peoples hosted the one-day workshop, at which participants explained Washington''s hostile stance and the current threats to peace by its policy.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban experts debated about law, guarantees and the due process in Havana on Thursday.


Santo Domingo, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The Maximo Gomez Association of Cuban residents in the Dominican Republic supported their country''s position on human rights as recently expressed by President Miguel Diaz-Canel.


Por Odette Díaz Fumero

Caracas, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The growth of Latin American and Caribbean integration took off on a day like today 24 years ago, with the first meeting in Havana between Commander Fidel Castro and then Lieutenant Colonel Hugo Chavez.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s minister of Science, Technology and Environment, Elba Rosa Perez, on Thursday regretted the absence of a response at the Climate Summit (COP24) in Poland to the request for technology transfer to developing nations.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Citizens from Sweden, Denmark and the United Kingdom began the activities of the 62nd contingent of the Nordic Brigade of Solidarity with Cuba on Thursday at the Julio Antonio Mella International Camp, west of Havana.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday highlighted the scope of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, an event on which he recognizes the identity and prestige of creation in the region.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel ratified on Thursday the integrationist vocation of the island, a few hours from the start of the 16th Summit of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America- Peoples'' Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP).


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Argentine striker Lionel Messi won the vote of the Community TV of Brazil on Thursday and tied with Cuban Juan Miguel Echevarria in the way to select the best male athlete of the year in the Prensa Latina poll.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The First Secretary of the Cuban Communist Party, Raul Castro Ruz, said that the proposals and observations of the population to the Draft Constitution ''is a valuable working document that we should preserve and use,'' Granma newspaper reports on Thursday.