On March 6th a high-level delegation from CTC of Cuba visited the WFTU headquarters in Athens. They held a reunion with the WFTU Secretariat, which was represented by its General Secretary George Mavrikos, Valentin Pacho, Deputy General Secretary and Mohammed Ignaibi representative from GUPW Palestine. The Cuban delegation was composed by Salvador Valdes Mesa, CTC General Secretary and Raymundo Navarro, CTC Secretary of International Relations.
The meeting was held in a comradely spirit and they decided to make joint initiatives on all continents for the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution and the 70th anniversary of the founding of the CTC. They also discussed matters related to the effects of the global capitalist crisis and they agreed that both WFTU and CTC would work together for the success of the Conference “Nuestra America” to be held in September in Brazil. In addition, the CTC delegation met several political representatives of the Greek Parliament. In the afternoon, the WFTU and PAME jointly organized and event on the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution and the 70th anniversary of the founding of the CTC. Many young people and workers participated in this event to express their internationalist solidarity with the people of Cuba.