Cuba said Yes to the new Constitution
Sunday, 24 February 2019
At a press conference, Alina Balseiro Gutiérrez, president of the National Electoral Commission confirmed that the new Constitution was approved with 86.85% of the votes. In the referendum on February 24, six million 816 thousand 169 Cubans ratified the new Constitution of the Republic, 73.3% of the total of citizens registered. For the No voted 706 thousand 400 people, 7.7% of registered. Seven million 848 thousand went to the polls, 84.4% of the total of voters.
Alejandro Simancas Marin
Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba