Concrete monument A few meters high Since this week, the Cuban flag has been erected in front of the U.S. Embassy in Havana in the form of the Cuban flag, which has criticized its Cuban flag. Structural defects and resource expenditure During the severe economic crisis.
New buildings that have not been announced or have not yet officially opened are interpreted as Sovereignty claim After the Donald Trump administration decided to strengthen the embargo against Cuba and include the country on the list of countries that support terrorism, the United States began to deal with the United States.
The structure is arranged in the central residential area of Vidado Havana, just in front of the front of the American embassy in Malecón, and consists of the following parts: Three huge concrete columns with a triangle on top and a star on top, It also represents the Cuban flag in the vertical position.
It is located in the famous and partially demolished “Anti-Imperial Tribune”, An open-air auditorium built during the tenure of the late leader Fidel Castro to stage large-scale protests against the United States.
Although the Tribune was established with great fanfare during the crisis of “after son” Elián González in April 2000, the new Cuban flag is It was erected without any advertising, Until its name, author or technical characteristics are unknown.
Since 2019, the Anti-Imperial Tribune is undergoing reshaping, including To dismantle the so-called “flag of forest”, In 2006, 138 huge masts were hung with waving flags, and they were in a deteriorating advanced state when they were dismantled.
This set of devices was added in 2006 based on the installation on the exterior wall of the U.S. Interests Section (now the Embassy) at the time. An electronic group in which they released political information deemed subversive By the government of the island.
Although it has just been released, the monument with the “Lone Star” logo has suffered some damage. One of the columns is too short It exposed the gap between it and the upper limit, which triggered criticism and ridicule from social media.
“What can this dazzling thing provide for Cuban monumental art? Very few. Really, there is nothing but ridicule, Art critic Maikel Rodríguez wrote on Facebook that he was “tired” from being used to “vulgar, emerging, hasty, mediocre aesthetic suggestions” and insisted that national standards “are already in Cuba Wisdom and wisdom are used in art” “Contemporary”.
In addition to questioning the aesthetics of the monument, many Internet users also consider Improper expenditure of concrete and other resources In the new structure, just as Cuba is facing the general problem of housing shortage, Cuba is experiencing one of the most serious economic crises in recent history. Almost all products are in short supply, including construction materials.