A new Military Penal Process Law, replacing legislation approved in 1977, was adopted Tuesday by Cuban lawmakers at the 8th Session of the Cuban National Assembly of People’s Power 9th legislature.
Thirteen new deputies recently elected to serve in an equal number of vacant seats in the Cuban Parliament were sworn in today for such high responsibility, as they took office in the first minutes of the 8th ordinary period of sessions of the National Assembly of People's Power (Parliament), in its 9th Legislature.
The 8th ordinary period of sessions of the National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP), in its 9th Legislature, is already underway, with the presence of Army General Raul Castro, historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, and Miguel Diaz-Canel, first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and president of the country.
Cuba is proud of the progress made in the Program for the Advancement of Women (PAM), with deep transformations in favor of women's empowerment and gender equality, said Deputy Prime Minister Inés María Chapman on Sunday at the Commission for the Attention to Youth, Children and Equal Rights of Women.
Antonio Guerrero, one of the Five Cuban anti-terrorist Heroes, during his brief stay on Monday in the municipality of Majagua, in the central province of Ciego de Avila, recalled fragments of a letter sent by him to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro in which he stated that they had never stopped being in Cuba.