Amid the jubilation of his classmates at the Abel Santamaria Cuadrado Special School, located in Union de Reyes, Matanzas the student of fifth grade Fidel Octavio Núñez Gómez, received the award from the ¨Friends of the FAR¨ National Contest in the manifestation of visual arts . Fidel Octavio reflected his historical knowledge with originality and received a replica of the Granma yacht by Brigadier General Arnaldo Tamayo Mendez.
The boy drawing with crayon the events during the mercenary Bay of Pigs invasion in 1961 and highlighted the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, mounted in the tank Sao hundred combatants of the Revolutionary Armed Forces and the militia . He said his father always instilled patriotic values.
He also Hero of the Republic of Cuba and Cuba cosmonaut Space Flight USSR, Tamayo Mendez said that children with delivery of infinite love, respect and affection, greetings and letters and drawings comforting to continue to safeguard the revolution. He congratulated the winner of the contest pioneer Friends of the FAR and urged those present to study and apredener their teachers because they are the hope of the future.
Captain Fernando cavanes, on behalf of the José Martí Pioneer Organization announced the convocation of the National Friends of the FAR Contest 2016, to children’s clothes and Cuban studying from first to ninth grade and is held every year municipal, provincial and national levels with works related to the independence struggles as the assault on the Moncada barracks, the landing of the Granma and Playa Giron, and the role of Cuban women in the defense of the country, among other topics.