6:31-6:33 a.m. test: the signal is coming in OK.
Starting time for the parade is 7:00 a.m.
Heavy Artillery Guns military salute.
The parade has started on time.
The parade is lead by the replica of the Granma, among a sea of young Pioneers. Beautiful!
In the background, a huge photo of Che Guevara looks on down on the Granma.
El pueblo unido exclama: "Raul, amigo, el pueblo esta contigo."
Ahora es: "Pa'lo que sea, Raul, pa'lo que sea."
8:38 am: Ha terminado "El Desfile Militar y Marcha del Pueblo Combatiente."