Chronology +

16/01/1959

  • Participation in demonstration in support of the revolutionary government at the Presidential Palace where he proclaimed: “If we stand together, our enemies will respect us. Nobody has the right to establish guidelines for Cuba from abroad.”
  • Talk at Colón cemetery in front of the tomb of Eduardo Chibás, an Orthodox Party leader.

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