Parade through the streets of Sosúa
Thursday morning, February 27 the celebration took place of the memorable event that 170 years ago Juan Pablo Duarte, Ramón Matos Mella and Francisco del Rosario Sánchez proclaimed the independent ‘República Dominicana. From a stage on the helicopter field the mayor held a speech to the crowd. Then followed a parade through the streets of El Batey and Charamicos of Sosúa.
The parade stopped for a few minutes at the park with the flags where more solemn words were spoken. Then the parade, preceded by a fire engine with siren screaming, through the street Pedro Clisante then over the main road to Charamicos. At the parade many students and teachers of the schools in Sosúa participated. Representatives of official bodies of the municipality Sosúa, including Mayor Ilana Neumann walked along.
Source: Sosua News
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