Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:33 - Updated Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:32
Diplomats praise achievements of Cuito Cuanavale battle
Cuito Cuanavale - The Cuban and Namibian ambassadors, Gisela Rivera and Cláudia Uushona, respectively, Tuesday highlighted the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa as a consequence of the collapse of South African troops in Cuito Cuanavale battle in the south-eastern Cuando Cubango province.
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Cuando Cubango: view of the Monument in honour of the Cuito Cuanavale battle
According to the diplomats, who spoke to Angop, at the end of the inauguration of the Memorial to the Victory of Cuito Cuanavale Battle, which was the favorable outcome for Angola to trace the paths to Namibia's independence.
To the Cuban ambassador, the battle changed the course of Southern Africa's history, a fact that today is pride of the Cuban people, for the contribution made to the Angolan brothers.
On her turn, the Namibian ambassador considered crucial the battle for Namibia's independence and for securing the acceptance of United Nations Council resolution 435 for the independence of Namibia.
The memorial to the victory of the Cuito Cuanavale battle was inaugurated on Tuesday by the President of the Republic, José Eduardo dos Santos, built in the honour of the fighters who defended this locality against the occupation of the former South African apartheid regime.
- 19/09/2017 16:49:15
Cuito Cuanavale - Foreign Affairs Minister, Georges Chikoti, and Culture, Minister, Carolina Cerqueira, Tuesday, outlined the regional far-reaching of Cuito Cuanavale battle, which culminated in the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa and the consequent independence of Namibia.
- 19/09/2017 16:13:50
Luanda - The Standing Committee of the National Assembly will on Wednesday hold a meeting in Luanda to prepare and approve the programme of institutional integration of the MPs of the IV Legislature of the 2017/2022 National Assembly, elected afterwards in the general elections of last August 23.
- 19/09/2017 15:37:23
Cuito Cuanavale - The construction of the memorial to the victory of the Cuito Cuanavale battle in the south-eastern Cuando Cubango province is an honor for the Angolan State and a moral obligation of all Angolans, said on Tuesday the acting minister of National Defense, Salviano de Jesus Cerqueira.