Havana, Cuba. – In the presence of Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic of Cuba, artists, intellectuals and officials analyze the achievements and shortcomings of last year’s work, as well as projections for this 2020, in the annual assessment of the Ministry of Culture.
The meeting was attended by Esteban Lazo, President of the National Assembly of People’s Power and the Council of State and Roberto Morales Ojeda, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic.
Also participating in the balance sheet were Victor Gaute, member of the secretariat of the Cuban Communist Party; Ulises Guilarte de Nacimiento, secretary general of the Cuban Workers’ Central; and Alpidio Alonso Grau, minister of culture.
The meeting is taking place at the National Museum of Fine Arts Theater, in the Cuban Art Building, and is guided by the phrase of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro that, Without Culture there is no freedom possible.
(Taken from Radio Reloj in Spanish)