Posted: Friday, November 23, 2018. 10:46 am CST.
By BBN Staff: The Government of Belize is hosting a meeting of the House of Representatives at the National Assembly building in Belmopan.
At the beginning of the meeting, Barrow paid tribute to Cuba’s former President, Fidel Castro. Deputy Patry Leader for the PUP, Cordel Hyde also shared thoughts and gratitude to Castro and Cuba for their support for Belize and Belize’s Independence.
During his introduction, Barrow recognized Assad Shoman, Former Ambassador and Foreign Affairs Minister in Belize for attending and for his role in internationalization of Belize’s struggle for Independence.
Notably, Shoman is the key figure in Belize’s International Court of Justice (ICJ) campaign currently being conducted countrywide. The campaign is being done in an effort to inform the Belizean people of the facts regarding Guatemala’s long standing claim on Belize’s land, insular and maritime territories.
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