Raul Castro Attends Cuban Artists and Writers Gala

3 Havana, Aug 22 .- Cuban President Raul Castro attended the cultural gala for the 50th anniversary of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (Uneac), held in the Garcia Lorca auditorium of Havana´s Gran Theater. In his opening speech on Saturday, writer Miguel Barnet, who is the Uneac´s president, highlighted how this organization promotes the best of the

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Ecuadorian Journalists Condemn U.S. Blockade of Cuba

7 Quito, Jul 17. -The Ecuadorian Press Club, comprising journalists, intellectuals, students and academics, condemned the repeated consequences of the U.S. blockade imposed on Cuba for almost five decades. In a meeting, they discussed the effects of the blockade in the development of the Cuban Revolution's cultural conquests, with a presentation by the counselor of the Cuban mission, Ulises Barquin.

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