Cuba: press centers ready to cover the Pope's visit
- Submitted by: Juana
- Santiago de Cuba
- 09 / 19 / 2015
More than a hundred newsstand are reserved to facilitate media coverage of the papal visit to Cuba, these will be inaugurated today in Havana, Holguin and Santiago de Cuba simultaneously.
Located on the National Hotel of Cuba in Havana, Pernik Hotel in Holguin and Meliá Santiago in Santiago de Cuba, the faciliies will allow national and foreign accredited journalists to cover live the visit of His Holiness Pope Francis, which runs from 19 to 22 September.
The director of the International Press Center (CPI), Humberto Macias Pino, told the official Cuban press that so far 1200 reporters have been accredited, of which 900 are foreign.