With a great popular participation (65,5% of voters), the majority of the Italian people has rejected the authoritarian attempt to reform the Constitution carried out by Renzi’s government. No prevailed with 59,1% of votes. (19.419.507 votes against 13.432.208).
“We take park in this tribute with much sadness but also with great joy for celebrating that the Cuban people has had one of the best and biggest revolutionaries of history”, stated yesterday Maite Mola, Vice-President of the Party of the European Left (EL) after participating in the massive tribute paid to Fidel Castro in the Revolution Square next to the monument of the national hero José Martí, and images of Camilo Cienfuegos and Ernesto Che Guevara.
An EL-Delegation, consisting of Maite Mola (Vice-President) and Fabio Amato (member of Secretariat), is currently present in La Havana in order to pay tribute to Fidel Castro Ruz, following his death last Friday night. They are also taking part in the central public commemoration event tonight, before his ashes will be transported tomorrow from Cuba’s capital La Havana across the country to Santiago de Cuba.
The Party of the European Left would like to renew the expression of support and solidarity to his family, the people of Cuba, and the Communist Party of Cuba.
The Party of the European Left has known with bitter regret the death of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz.
First of all, we wish to express our support and solidarity to his family, the people of Cuba, and the Cuban Communist Party.
Fidel Castro has been and will be one of the most important political figures of the worldwide left. His struggle for peace, social justice, solidarity and equality among human beings is an example for all of us.