President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, On the fourth and last day of the eighth political meeting on Monday, replacing Raúl Castro as the first secretary of the Cuban Communist Party (PCC, the only legal).
With 89-year-old Raúl Castro (Raúl Castro) Other historical leaders, such as the current second formation, all came from the dome of the PCC, Jose Ramon Machado Ventura (90), Commander Ramiro Valdes (88) and Marino Murillo (Marino Murillo) are considered to be the economic reforms that began ten years ago “tsar”.
Currently, Cuban official media is the only media that can visit the conference area. They did not specify who was appointed as the second secretary of the PCC Replace Machado Ventura.
Among the new members of the PCC and even Cuba’s most powerful institutions, there are The country’s prime minister, Manuel Marrero and Raúl Castro, former prime minister, Luis Alberto Rodríguez López- Callejas) The head of the Cuban military-owned conglomerate GAESA, which controls the country’s most valuable economic assets.
I know Maintained in the highest management body of the PCC, Except for Esteban Lazo (Esteban Lazo) Parliament Chairman Díaz-Canel (Díaz-Canel); Salvador Valdés (Salvador Valdés) Vice President; Deputy Prime Minister Roberto Morales ( Roberto Morales) and the Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodríguez (Bruno Rodríguez).
In general, the new body is made up of 14 leaders, Three points less than the previous composition.
Including Three veterans over 70 years old and three women: The President of the Cuban Women’s Federation Teresa Amarelle; the scientist and director of the Marta Ayala Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, the first of Artemisa Served as PC secretary Gladys Martínez (Gladys Martínez).
This army They are represented by the newly appointed Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces, General Alvaro Lopez Miella. Commander of Brigadier General Lázaro Álvarez Casas and Rodríguez López-Callejas.
The new Politburo is appointed by the Central Committee and elected by the 300 delegates attending the meeting the day before Represents more than 700,000 militants, Its composition has not been released yet.
According to official information released, the Central Committee is “responsible for implementing the resolutions, policies, and programs passed by the elected congress.”
The 8th PCC Conference will end today, when The 60th anniversary of “Victoria de Playa Girón”, Cuba called it the “anti-Castro war, but failed to invade the Bay of Pigs (1961)”.