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Fidel Castro Present at Special Assembly Meeting
Havana Radio Rebelde Network
BRS Assigned Document Number:    000003344
Report Type:         Daily Report             AFS Number:     FL2002152790
Report Number:       FBIS-LAT-90-035          Report Date:    21 Feb 90
Report Series:       Daily Report             Start Page:     2
Report Division:     CARIBBEAN                End Page:       2
Report Subdivision:  Cuba                     AG File Flag:   
Classification:      UNCLASSIFIED             Language:       Spanish
Document Date:       20 Feb 90
Report Volume:       Wednesday Vol VI No 035


City/Source of Document:   Havana Radio Rebelde Network

Report Name:   Latin America

Headline:   Fidel Castro Present at Special Assembly Meeting

Author(s):   Gisela Bel Eredia]

Source Line:   FL2002152790 Havana Radio Rebelde Network in Spanish 1507 GMT 20
Feb 90

Subslug:   [Report by Gisela Bel Eredia]

1.  [Report by Gisela Bel Eredia]

2.  [Text] The special meeting of the National Assembly of the People's
Government [ANPP] has just started here in the Palace of Conventions. The
National Assembly has gathered its delegates to fill the vacant position of the
ANPP presidency. With the presence of our Commander in Chief Fidel Castro,
first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and president
of the Councils of State and Ministers, and Army General Raul Castro, both ANPP
delegates, the national anthem was played.

3.  Once the full quorum was verified, the ANPP Acting President Severo Aguirre
del Cristo read the delegates' agenda for the day, which will be to fill the
vacant position of the ANPP presidency.