Cubans overwhelmingly ratify new socialist constitution

Roxaanne | March 23, 2019 | 0

An image of the late Cuban President Fidel Castro is displayed at the wall of a polling station during a constitutional referendum in Havana. (Reuters pic) HAVANA: Cubans have overwhelmingly ratified a new constitution that enshrines the one-party socialist system as irrevocable while instituting modest economic and social changes, according to the national electoral commission.…

Cubans overwhelmingly ratify new socialist constitution

Roxaanne | March 10, 2019 | 0

By Marc Frank and Nelson Acosta HAVANA (Reuters) – Cubans have overwhelmingly ratified a new constitution that enshrines the one-party socialist system as irrevocable while instituting modest economic and social changes, according to the national electoral commission. Alina Balseiro Gutierrez, president of the commission, said at a Havana press conference on Monday that preliminary results…