Cuban Government declares 9 day National Mourning
- Submitted by: Juana
- Politics and Government
- 11 / 28 / 2016
On the occasion of the death of the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz, the Council of State declared a 9 day national mourning, which started last November 26 at 6 Am till December 4 at noon.
The statement indicates that during those nine days all public activities and shows will be suspended, the national flag will fly at half-mast in public buildings and military units, and the radio and TV stations will broadcast patriotic, historical and informational programs.