Lecture on the occasion of the 90th ....

Lecture on the occasion of the 90th birthday of Mr Fidel Castro Ruz

On August 12, 2016, Propaganda and Training Committee (PTC), Lao-Cuba Friendship Association and Lao People’s Revolutionary Youth

Union held a lecture, screened a video andorganised a photo exhibition to celebrate the 90th birthday of Mr Fidel Castro Ruz (13 August 1926-13 August 2016), the former president of Cuba and national hero.

Participating in the lecture were Dr Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune of the Party Central Secretariat Committee and Head of PTC, Dr Chaleun Yiapaoher from the Party Central Committee and Minister to the Prime Minister’s Office, President of Lao-Cuba Friendship Association and other government and party leaders, office heads, departments heads, significant officers and youths from ministries and organizations.

During the ceremony, Ms Enna Viant Valdes, the Acting Ambassador of Cuba to Lao PDR reported about the great contribution of Mr Fidel Castro Ruz who gave his knowledge, abilities and his brave leadership in politics and military conflicts, especially his writing of poems, essays, stories, in magazines, newspapers and others to encourage Cuba people as well as others in the Latin American region to harmonize their fight for national liberty from invaders.

The ambassador also highlighted and acknowledged the importance of the long relationship and cooperation between both parties and the Lao and Cuba people during the fight as well as the present period of national protection and development.    

After listening to the lecture, participants also watched a video and views photos displaying the revolutionary activities of Mr Fidel Castro Ruz. The participants acknowledged and gained a deep understanding about the revolutionary activities and great contribution of Mr Fidel Castro Ruz in the role of protecting and developing Cuba.