18 June 2015
Deputy Minister Landers to host the Cuban Five in Cape Town
International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers will host the Cuban Five in Cape Town on 22-23 June 2015 under the theme: “Cuban Five Heroes: Tribute to International Solidarity.”
The visit to South Africa by the Cuban Five from 21 June to 03 July is an historic event due to the long years of support that South Africa has rendered to the campaign for the release of the Cuban Five.
The Cuban Five all served in Angola during the liberation struggle against Apartheid Forces.
Several events will take place in Cape Town in honour of the Cuban Five.
The Media are invited as follows:
Monday, 22 June 2015
Deputy Minister Landers to deliver a speech on the Cuban Five and International Solidarity at the Cuban Five Symposium
Venue: Main Hall, University of the Western Cape (UWC)
Tuesday, 23 June 2015
Meeting between the Cuban Five and the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation
Venue: Old Assembly Chamber, Parliament Precinct
RSVP: Laoura Lazouras, 083 564 2024 / email@example.com
Enquiries: Nelson Kgwete, 076 431 3078
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION
OR Tambo Building
460 Soutpansberg Road