Mayabeque:  Painter Rogelio Fundora Ibarrra exhibits part of his work at Oswaldo Guayasamín’s House, a cultural institution located in the Cuban capital, as part of the program to commemorate World Food Day.

Santiago de Chile: Chilean mining and port unions today called for a general strike in support of protests against the government of Sebastián Piñera, Prensa Latina publishes.

Cuba: The International Symposium “Social Emancipation against Domination in the Caribbean Latin American Context” will be held in Havana from October 22 to 25, convened by the Center for Psychological and Sociological Research of Cuba, Prensa Latina reports.

Mayabeque, Cuba: The basic producing entities of Madruga evaluate their work in the last stage.

Mayabeque, Cuba: The production of coal for exportable purposes shows encouraging results this year in the municipality of Madruga, when the Forestry Base Business Unit (UEB) exceeds 80 percent of the plan agreed from January to September.

La Paz: Bolivia's choice in this Sunday's general election is to become an economic power or to back down like the crab, said the Minister of the Presidency, Juan Ramón Quintana, Prensa Latina publishes.

Matanzas: The legacy of Alicia Alonso becomes more intense today in Cuba after her death when the new generations of dancers decided to honor her with something worthy of her and, as she was never seen crying, they danced, Prensa Latina publishes.

Bolivia: The electoral silence entered into force in Bolivia from the zero hours of today in attention to the general elections of Sunday, October 20, as established by the national regulation, Radio Habana Cuba publishes.

Mayabeque, Cuba: The Municipal School Games were inaugurated, in Madruga, in two venues: the Boris Luis Santa Coloma Sports Complex, and Rubén Martínez Villena, of the Popular Council of Aguacate.