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FIDEL: “The Strategic Victory”

July 28, 2010


acnnews 2 The Strategic Victory Reflections by Comrade Fidel In a few days the book, under the title "The Strategic Victory," in which I recount the battle the small Rebel Army waged against extermination, will be published. I begin with an introduction explaining my doubts about the title I would give it "... I did […]

CUBA: The Bay of Pigs – Not One, but Two Days of Infamy

April 19, 2010


Alberto N Jones April 18, 2010 Not One, but Two Days of Infamy. At 5:00 PM on April 19, 1961, the Cuban government sent out its third and final military statement announcing, that all invading forces holed-up in their last outpost in Cayo Largo, had surrendered to the Cuban Armed Forces and the Militia. This […]

Chinese-Cuban General Begins Speaking Tour in Montreal

March 22, 2010


  Militant/John Steele Cuban brigadier general Armando Choy, center with light shirt, arrives in Montreal to begin speaking tour with events at universities and in Chinese community. Chinese-Cuban general starts speaking tour in Montreal BY JOHN STEELE AND MAGGIE TROWE   MONTREAL, March 16—Retired Cuban brigadier general Armando Choy began a five-day speaking tour here […]

CUBA Notes 50th Anniv. of US Declaration of Unilateral War

March 19, 2010


  GRANMA INTERNATIONAL Havana. March 18, 2010 Cuba notes 50th anniversary of U.S. declaration of unilateral war HAVANA, March17.—In the face of another hostile media campaign directed by Washington, Cuba recalls today the 50th anniversary of former U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower’s executive order approving covert and terrorist action against the island. U.S. President Dwight EisenhowerCalled […]

Chinese-Cuban Moises Sio Wong, Brigadier General in Cuba’s Revolutionary Armed Forces, Dies

February 12, 2010


  Moises Sio Wong, along with two other young Chinese-Cubans, became combatants in the clandestine struggle in Cuba and went on to fight in the 1956-1958  revolutionary war.   Each became a general in Cuba’s Revolutionary Armed Forces.  If interested in learning more about their participation in the struggle, go to Pathfinder Press at  —   “Our History Is Still Being […]

Che Guevara: A Neglected Interview, April 18, 1959

June 5, 2009

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If Che Guevara had lived, he would turn 81 years old this coming June 14.  Between now and the anniversary of his birth, this blog will showcase a variety of videos and  interviews of Che in addition to his writings.  We start with an interview by Chinese journalists a mere three months after the triumph […]

The Organization of American States (OAS): Its Shameful History – Part 2

May 27, 2009

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GRANMA INTERNATIONAL Havana. May 27, 2009… The shameful history of the OAS (II) • The OAS against Cuba • Inter-American complicity in and legitimization of U.S. aggression against the Cuban people • Raúl Roa’s battle for dignity ON March 18, 1959, just two and a half months after the popular victory of January 1st, […]