Saturday, April 21, 2007

Cuba issues postage stamp for Humboldt 7 and FEU

Cuba's newspaper Juventud Rebelde has reported that the nation has issued a postage stamp to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the massacre at Humboldt 7, as well as the 85th anniversary of the founding of the Federation of University Students.

Under the orders of Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista, a group of his henchmen took the lives of José Machado Rodríguez, Juan Pedro Carbó Serviá, Fructuoso Rodríguez Pérez y Joe Westbrook Rosales, who sought refuge in the building at Humboldt 7, after the events of March 13.

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