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Cuba Pays Tribute to Workers Who Died in Grenada

An official ceremony was held on the top side of the Maurice Bishop International Airport on Wednesday, 25 October 2017. Addressing the gathering was Cuba’s Ambassador to Grenada Maria Caridad Balaguer Labrada, and, according to her, ‘this memorial is a symbol of friendship between Cuba and Grenada.’ read more

New Name for Botanical Gardens

“The Botanical Gardens has been renamed in honour of Sir Eric Matthew Gairy, Grenada’s Father of Independence and former Prime Minister, and in his honour as well, a monument has been erected at the entrance of the gardens.” read more

Remembering the Soldiers

“It was a touching ceremony on Tuesday morning, as former soldiers along with members of the October 19th Martyrs Foundation and some members of the Diplomatic Corps gathered at the St George’s Cemetery, to pay tribute to the soldiers who were buried there following the USA invasion in October 1983.” read more
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