In another post, the president of the Councils of State and of Minister of Cuba paid tribute to those who staged the victory achieved on January 1, 1959, which allowed liberating Cuba from the Fulgencio Batista dictatorship.
‘Honor and glory to those who in January 1959 put an end to a long night of the Batista dictatorship and won for #Cuba the title of Island of Freedome’, he wrote.
Diaz-Canel also recalled that the first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro, will speak at the main event on that historic date in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba.
Likewise, he called on the people, whom he described as brave, courageous and noble, and confirmed as follower of the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro, of Raul Castro, of all those who fought for freedom and those who are fighting to preserve it, to participate.
‘Today the meeting is with Raul in Santiago. The breave, couragous and noble people of #Cuba will be there. Of Fidel, of Raul, of all those who have fought and are fighting to keep the Homeland free, sovereign and happy. #SomosCuba #SomosContinuidad. And we go for more’, the Cuban president tweeted. (Prensa Latina)