National news

Havana: The International Union for World Peace Meeting takes place today in this capital, where attendees will reflect on the serious problems that threaten stability on the planet, Prensa Latina reports.

Havana, Cuba: At this moment the May Day march for the unity, commitment and victory of Cuban workers and the world has just begun, Granma newspaper publishes.

Havana: President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, has rejected on Tuesday the coup attempt in Venezuela, where the opponents of the people and President Nicolas Maduro are trying to create violence in that South American nation.

Havana: Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said Monday the May 1 parade will be a scene to denounce the US aggressiveness against Venezuela and Nicaragua and demand the rapid release of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

Havana: More than 17 organizations in Havana are giving the final touches this Monday for the May Day parade, International Workers’ Day, Prensa Latina reports.

Santa Clara, Cuba: The director of the Santa Clara International Airport, Omar Andrés Gil, affirmed that the installation, affected this Sunday afternoon by a severe local storm, will remain closed until further notice.