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The people of Pinar del Río will recall the arrival of the Caravan of Freedom

January 17, 2017 Culture & society

The people of Pinar del Río will recall the arrival of the Caravan of Freedom

The people of Pinar del Río, will recall the historic entrance of the Caravan of Freedom to the province today, with Fidel ahead, that glorious January 17, 1959. Fifty eight community members will be included in the caravan; among them members of the non governmental organizations like Young Communists League, students´organizations,Federation of Cuban Women, children of the José Martí Pioneers Organization, sports glories and combatants of the Cuban Revolution. The tour will start at the municipality of Los Palacios and will end at the crossroads of Martí and Rafael Ferro streets, as Juan Carlos Rodríguez Díaz, a city historian, explains

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Sports

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Parque La Guira, an ideal place to enjoy the bounties of nature

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Cuban Amazons in action

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Day of Physical Culture and Sports celebrated in the day care center Pioneritos del 2000

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  • Parque La Guira, an ideal place to enjoy the bounties of nature
  • Cuban Amazons in action
  • Day of Physical Culture and Sports celebrated in the day care center Pioneritos del 2000

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