The Russian Navy’s Kruzenshtern training ship arrived on Friday in
Havana, as part of activities organized by Russia to celebrate the 50th
anniversary of diplomatic ties between Cuba and Russia and the 64th
anniversary of the victory over fascism.
The Russian sailing vessel Krusenshtern will arrive in Havana on
Friday, April 9, a few weeks after it departed from Kaliningrad last
month for a transatlantic tour carrying photo exhibitions on board.
James DeWolf Perry VI's great-great-great-great-great-grandfather used
African slaves to grow coffee on this rocky hillside outside
Havana,Madruga town and to him its thorny weeds and small sugar plots
The book Tampa en Martí which will come to light soon under the Vigía
publishing house, from Matanzas, will include in its design tobacco
leaves from the Alejandro Robaina tobacco plantation, the best tobacco
producer in Cuba, says AIN.
The 27 member countries of the Latin American Economic System (SELA)
ratified this week in Venezuela the need to end the economic, trade and
financial blockade that the United States has imposed on Cuba for
almost 50 years.