Angola, a page of solidarity and internationalism

By Diosmel Galano Oliver/Radio Camagüey

March, 2021.- On March 15, 1876, Commander-in-Chief Fidel Castro Ruz was visiting the Democratic Republic of Guinea Conakry, thus strengthening the ties of brotherhood between the African continent and the Caribbean island.

At a complex moment in the struggles against apartheid, the Cuban leader recalled the beginnings of military cooperation with the area, a page of internationalism that the peoples will never forget. Leer más de esta entrada

The beat of Cuba in the virtual Colombian magazine Primicia Diario (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Feb 22.- The virtual Colombian magazine Primicia Diario arrives this Monday at the Special Edition 1000 with the satisfaction of reflecting, with immediacy, faithful to the truth, amenity, excellent design and attractive photographs of the events of its country, Latin America , the Caribbean and the world in general.

The heartbeat of Cuba has been present, systematically since 2012, in this alternative medium to disseminate, especially, the natural, architectural and cultural heritage of an island classified among the best in the world, according to the results of the 2010 Traveler Reader Award.
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US blockade impacts cardiology patient care (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Feb 8.- Many times without the possibility of accessing the most advanced treatments, patients with cardiovascular diseases in Cuba suffer the consequences of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean country, despite the guarantees and efforts of the Ministry of Public Health.

The effects of the North American siege are palpable in the specialty of Cardiology due to the lack of necessary supplies to carry out certain procedures, Dr. Ángel Esteban Miranda Fragoso, clinical deputy director of the Manuel Ascunce Domenech University Hospital, in this city, told the Cuban News Agency. Leer más de esta entrada

Camagüey’s people participate online in the International Pedagogy Congress 2021

Camagüey, Cuba, Feb 2.- A delegation of 36 Camagüey’s citizens participate until next day three in the exchanges of the International Pedagogy Congress 2021 that is held online in Havana.

The professionals of the territory have the opportunity to access from their municipalities to the different activities that make up the event, among them, the inaugural conference of the Minister of Education Ena Elsa Velázquez and the six pre-congress courses. Leer más de esta entrada

Díaz-Canel congratulates Cuban writer Miguel Barnet

Havana, Cuba, Jan 28.- Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic of Cuba, today congratulated on Twitter the Cuban poet, narrator, essayist and ethnologist Miguel Barnet, on his 81st birthday.

The Cuban president defined Barnet as the inseparable poet of the revolution who has shared the determination to continue pushing a country. Leer más de esta entrada

Díaz-Canel: Cuba gives solidarity and love (+ Photos)

Havana, Cuba, Jan 18.- Cuba gives solidarity and love, said this Saturday President Miguel Díaz-Canel in an exchange with collaborators of the Henry Reeve Medical Contingent who returned from Guinea-Bissau, Qatar, Peru, Sierra Leone, Kenya and Kuwait, to learn about their experiences in dealing with COVID-19 in those countries.

Due to the complex health situation in view of the increase in positive cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, the meeting was held virtually; “But distance does not detract from the effort made by health professionals, who, based on their opinions and life experiences, will enrich the country’s health protocols,” said Díaz-Canel. Leer más de esta entrada

Firm and absolute condemnation of the fraudulent qualification of Cuba as a State sponsor of terrorism

Havana, Cuba, Jan 11.- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns in the strongest and absolute terms the fraudulent qualification of Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism, announced by the government of the United States in a cynical and hypocritical act.

For months, there has been speculation about the possibility of including Cuba in the unilateral list of the State Department that classifies countries, without any mandate or legitimacy, lacking genuine motivation, referring to terrorism and its consequences, and as an instrument of defamation to apply coercive economic measures against nations that resist bowing to the whims of US imperialism. Leer más de esta entrada

Sport in a 2020 marked by COVID-19


Havana, Cuba, Dec 26.- The fight against COVID-19, preparation from home, training bases in several provinces, mostly virtual competitions and the beginning of the National Baseball Series marked Cuba’s sport in the close to completion 2020.

Without forgetting the main event, the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, postponed to 2021, the 2022 Central American and Caribbean Games and the 2023 Pan American Games, the direction of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (Inder) moved its pieces and adjusted to the reality imposed around the world by the new coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2. Leer más de esta entrada