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Las Tunas takes 2-0 lead in Cuban baseball final playoff

Las Tunas trashed 11-4 Granma in the second game of the grand final of the 57th Cuban National Baseball Series.

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Public Health receives more than 42% of the budget in Granma

More than 42 percent (%) of the Granma´s state budget will allocate to Public Health during 2018, measuring the importance given to that sector and the welfare of the people in this eastern territory, as in all of Cuba.

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Manzanillo paid tribute to Jesus Menendez

The people of Manzanillo city paid tribute to Jesús Menéndez, leader of the Cuban sugar workers, on Monday, with a political activity at the Railway Station, where he was assassinated 70 years ago.  

January 22 , 2018
Granma´s Candidates represent genuine values of the people

The candidates for delegates to the provincial assembly of People’s Power in Granma and deputies to the national Assembly represent the genuine revolutionary, patriotic and ethical values ​​of the Cuban people.

January 22 , 2018
Candidates for National and Provincial Assemblies Nominated in Cuba

Cuba´s 168 municipal assemblies held extraordinary sessions on Sunday to nominate candidates for provincial delegates and deputies to the National Assembly, a process considered fundamental in the Island´s general elections, that will conclude on April 19 with the swearing in of a new legislature.

January 18 , 2018
Las Tunas beat Industriales to tie playoff series

Las Tunas beat Industriales 6-3 at home, thus tying 3-3 the semifinal playoff of the 57th Cuban National Baseball Series and both squads will play a decisive game today.

January 17 , 2018
Belgian ambassador to Cuba visits Bayamo

Belgium´s Ambassador to Cuba, His Excellency Mr. Patrick Van Gheel makes his first visit to Bayamo, where he arrived this Tuesday to visit one of the most historic cities of Cuba.

January 16 , 2018
Alazanes will keep in shape despite days without playing

Carlos Martí, manager of the Alazanes of Granma, first team qualified for the final of the 57th National Baseball Series (SNB), highlighted in this city that his team will maintain the shape, despite several days without playing.

January 16 , 2018
Cuba Overcomes Effects of Drought

The drought conditions affecting Cuba in the last two years have come to an end, after registering national averages above the annual historical value, an official source reports today.

January 16 , 2018
Outstanding Cuban musician passed away in Bayamo

Carlos Puig Premión, outstanding Cuban musician passed away Sunday in this city, at 65, from a ventricular arrhythmia that caused him pulmonary edema.

January 12 , 2018
The patriotic set on fire of the city recalls in Bayamo

One of the most intrepid and impacting events in the struggle for national liberation, the set on fire of Bayamo by its inhabitants will be evoked today, with a patriotic act, in this city, the scene of the event, which took place 149 years ago.

January 12 , 2018
Cuba honors its heroes with pride, just as they defended our independence

The Mario Muñoz mausoleum located in the heart of the Sierra Maestra, on Esperanza Hill, yesterday January 11 was the site of a military ceremony presided by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, for the reburial of remains of combatants who fell in the War of Liberation or after the triumph of the Revolution.

January 12 , 2018
Current Champion Granma first classified to Cuban Baseball Playoff

A hit to the field connected by Geydi Soler at the end of the eighth inning untied 2 runs and Granma shaped its second final in Cuban baseball championship after defeating Matanzas 4-2.

January 11 , 2018
Granma pays homage to Celia Sánchez Manduley

With patriotic acts, talks and performances, the people of Granma remember today the heroine Celia Sánchez Manduley, on the 38th  anniversary of her death.

January 10 , 2018
Cuba: Route of the 5th Cuban Cycling Classic Defined

The 5th Cuban National Route Cycling Classic will be run from February 14 to 25 divided in 11 stages, starting in the eastern city of Baracoa and finishing in Havana, sports authorities announced.

January 10 , 2018
Raúl receives President of Ethiopia

Yesterday, January 9, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz received Mulatu Teshome Wirtu, President of the Democratic Federal Republic of Ethiopia, who is making an official visit to the country.

January 10 , 2018
Cuba Rejects Allegations by High-Ranking U.S. Official

Cuba slammed as irresponsible statements made by Deputy Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Francisco Palmieri, regarding alleged health incidents suffered by Washington diplomats in Havana.

January 10 , 2018
Granma is one win shy of final playoff of Cuban baseball

Thanks to another pitching jewel by right-hander Lazaro Blanco, Granma beat 3-1 Matanzas, thus taking a very important step towards the final playoff of the 57th Cuban National Baseball Series.

January 9 , 2018
Provincial assemblies 10th Upec Congress begin in Granma

The process 10th Congress of the Association of Cuban Journalists (Upec) at the provincial level, began on Monday with the assembly of the Granma´s  journalists, who had the privilege to open the debate over their organization.

January 9 , 2018
President Bachelet highlighted cultural ties between Cuba and Chile

The Chilean president, Michelle Bachelet Jeria, recalled in Havana the intense and historical cultural ties between her nation and Cuba, and how the island’s artistic manifestations reached that people in the hard years of military dictatorship.

January 5 , 2018
President Raul Castro Meets EU Representative Federica Mogherini

Cuban President Raul Castro met on Thursday in Havana the high-ranking representative of the European Union’s Foreign Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini who is on an official visit to Cuba.

January 4 , 2018
New machinery to boost agricultural production in Granma

The introduction of 30 new tractors in the productive poles of the province of Granma will boost decisively the achieving of food, said Jorge Luis López Reyes, executive of Agriculture in the territory.

January 3 , 2018
Cuba: new immigration measures come into force

On January first new migratory measures approved in October 2017 came into force and are part of the continuous and irreversible updating process Cuba started 5 years ago.

January 3 , 2018
Cuba reaches lowest infant mortality rate in its history – four per 1,000 live births

Maintaining infant mortality rate below five per 1,000 live for the 10th consecutive year is reason enough for Cuba to celebrate.

January 3 , 2018
Bayamo received the Freedom Caravan

Pioneers and young people of Granma reedited the victorious entrance to this city of the Caravan of Freedom, led by Fidel Castro, on January 2nd, 1959.

December 28 , 2017
New works of social benefit opened in Bayamo on the 59th anniversary of the Revolution

Several social works were opened this Wednesday in Bayamo in salute to the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution, on January 1st.

December 27 , 2017
Bayamo celebrated provincial act for the 59th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution

At the Plaza del Hymn of Bayamo took place this Wednesday the provincial act for the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution.

December 26 , 2017
Exhibition on Fidel and the Workers opened in Bayamo

The temporary photo exhibition on Fidel and the Workers entitled: Siempre Contigo (always with you), sponsored by the Cuban Workers Trade Union, was opened today at the October 20th House of Culture, in Bayamo.

December 26 , 2017
Project to defense Cuban music opens in Bayamo

A new project dedicated to promoting the Cuban music was opened at “La Bayamesa” Trova House, in the capital of Granma.

December 26 , 2017
Solar Power plant opened in Jiguaní

Granma works to guarantee the energy sustainability with the opening of the fourth solar power plant Jiguaní development, in salute to the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution.

December 22 , 2017
New Cuban Parliament will take office on April 19, 2018

Because of the exceptional situation caused by Hurricane Irma, the Cuban Parliament unanimously approved to extend the current period of the VIII Legislature that had to cease its functions on February 24, and the new deputies will take office on April 19, 2018.

December 21 , 2017
Party leadership body meets

With its first secretary Army General Raúl Castro Ruz presiding, yesterday December 20, the Communist Party of Cuba’s Central Committee met.

December 20 , 2017
Outstanding work of teachers will be recognized in Granma

In acknowledgment of the work of the more than 28 thousand teachers of all the teachings of the province is the leading point of the activities for the Educator’s Day, which is celebrated until next December 22.

December 19 , 2017
Cuban Parliament Begins Tenth Session

Havana”s Conference Center is hosting today the tenth regular session of the eighth legislature of the People”s Power National Assembly, at which lawmakers will debate, among other issues, the execution of the State budget.

December 19 , 2017
University students federation celebrates its 95 anniversary

A festival of casino wheels, special morning and sports games, are some of the initiatives of the university students of Granma to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the University Student Federation (FEU).

December 18 , 2017
Reunion of Fidel and Raul recalled in Cinco Palmas

Participants in the act for the 61st anniversary of the reunion of Fidel Castro, his brother Raul and other combatants in this isolated place, highlighted that this event is a symbol of struggle and trust in victory, regardless of circumstances.

December 18 , 2017
Municipal Assemblies of People´s Power constituted in Bayamo

The 13 Municipal Assemblies of the Pople´s Power of Granma were constituted this Sunday, for the 17th term of office of the local government bodies.

December 15 , 2017
Granma: ICAP celebrates its 57 anniversary

The provincial delegation of the Cuban Institute for Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) in Granma, holds today its general assembly, on the 57th anniversary of its foundation.

December 15 , 2017
Cuban Baseball Selects Alfredo Despaigne as Best Player of 2017

Cuban baseball selected outfielder Alfredo Despaigne -a Cuban player who oustood in the Japanese professional leagues- as the Best Player of the Year 2017, in a list of Cuban baseball players.

December 14 , 2017
Defending the American continent

Latin American and Caribbean integration is today more necessary than ever, and this concept will be one of the main priorities of the 16th ALBA-TCP Political Council meeting, meeting in Havana Thursday, December 14.

December 14 , 2017
Outstanding personalities in the Culture Sector awarded in Granma

As part of the celebrations held in Granma on the occasion of the Day for Worker of Culture, the Provincial Awards of the sector and the Víctor Montero Distinction were conferred to personalities of the territory.

December 13 , 2017
Five Cuban judokas to participate in World Master in Russia

Cuba will compete this weekend with five judokas in the IJF World Master St. Petersburg 2017, in Russia, tournament that will be attended by the best 16 seats in the world ranking in each of the 14 divisions (women and men) and other athletes invited by the organizers.

December 13 , 2017
New legal regulations for Cuban state enterprise system

Official Gazette No.58 published today, December 13, a series of regulations to give continuity to the process underway to build a more organized, efficient, and effective state enterprise system, and provide enterprises more autonomy.

December 13 , 2017
More than 300 people affected by rains evacuated in Granma

Some 382 people have been evacuated in houses of neighbors and relatives, of them 103 in protected centers, affected by the rains that have been registered in the territory during the end and beginning of week.

December 13 , 2017
Granma keeps protection measures on the situation due to recent heavy rains

The authorities of Granma continue to attend specifically to the impact by the rains in the territory, associated with a stationary cold front over the eastern region of Cuba.

December 12 , 2017
Granma reservoirs receive more than 96 million cubic meters

The dams of the province of Granma have accumulated 96.6 million cubic meters of water during the last 48 hours, as a result of the rains associated with a cold front affecting the country.

December 12 , 2017
Raul Castro: The Caribbean can always count on Cuba

Cuban president Raul Castro told Caribbean heads of state during his participation in the Cuba-caricom summit held in Antigua and Barbuda, that they can always count on Cuba´s cooperation, support and friendship.

December 12 , 2017
Attractive proposals at the Agricultural Fair Granma 2017

Once again Bayamo hosts a wide scientific-agricultural sample at the Agricultural Fair Granma 2017, based in the Granma Fair Park.

December 7 , 2017
Bayamo honored  internationalist martyrs

Hundreds of people of Bayamo led by Federico Hernandez, first secretary of the Party in Granma, attended today to the necropolis of the city in mass pilgrimage to pay tribute to the fallen by the defense in internationalist missions.

December 6 , 2017
Enidio Díaz sugar mill to start harvest in Granma

The Enidio Díaz Machado sugar mill will begin next December 20 the sugar harvest 2017-2018 in Granma, announced executives of the sugar group Azcuba.

December 5 , 2017
Bayamo to host the provincial act for the 59th anniversary of the Revolution

The provincial Bureau of the Cuba´s Communist Party (PCC) in Granma, granted to the municipality of Bayamo the Vanguard condition and the seat of the provincial act to celebrate the 59th anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution, on January 1st.

December 4 , 2017
Raúl pays tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution

Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, alongside other leaders, paid tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, this Monday, December 4, in Santiago de Cuba’s Santa Ifigenia cemetery.

December 4 , 2017
Vigil in Bayamo in honor of Fidel

With poetry and music the city of Bayamo paid tribute to the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on the first anniversary of his physical disappearance, during the vigil that took place at the Ñico López Museum Park.

December 2 , 2017
March and cultural evening to honor Fidel tonigt in Bayamo

Patriotic songs in homage to Fidel Castro will be performed again in this city, National Monument, on the occasion of the first anniversary of the physical disappearance of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro.

December 2 , 2017
Young people reissued the Granma yacht landing

Young people, selected for their good results as students or workers, recreated this Saturday thelanding of the Granma yacht expedition, led by Fidel Castro, on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of this important event.

December 2 , 2017
Polling stations ready for the second electoral round municipal elections

The Provincial Electoral Commission of Granma reported that on Sunday December 3, 214 polling stations will open in the territory, in districts that will conduct the second round, to elect the delegate.

December 1 , 2017
Cuban parliament to hold ordinary session on December 21

The President of the Cuban national People´s Power Assembly (parliament) Esteban Lazo Hernandez convened this Friday the Tenth Ordinary Session of the Eighth Legislature for next December 21.

December 1 , 2017
New first secretary of the Young Communist League elected in Granma

In the presence of Sucely Morfa González, first secretary of the Young Communists League (UJC) National Committee, took place on this Thursday afternoon, the extraordinary plenary session of the organization in Granma.

November 30 , 2017
Granma´s hospitals hold Friend of Mother and Child condition

The condition “Friend of the Mother and the Child” was ratified to the Celia Sanchez Manduley and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes hospitals, by the Cuban Ministry of Public Health, a condition that the institution has held since 1992.

November 30 , 2017
2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Ends

The current hurricane season ends today and it stands out as one of the most active in terms of the number of cyclones formed.

November 29 , 2017
Granma: Educator´s Day will honor Fidel

The deserved tribute to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, promoter of the Literacy Campaign that brought the field of teaching to the most remote  sites of the country, will mark the Educator’s Day in Granma, which will be celebrated during  December.

November 29 , 2017
New medication for respiratory diseases available in Granma

A new drug named Ambroxol is incorporated into the production of MEDILIP Oral Fluid Laboratories, said Efren Rodríguez Lora, director of that institution, the only one of its kind in the country.

November 28 , 2017
Marathon in honor of Fidel

The Sendero de la Victoria marathon, in honor of Fidel and organized by the provincial sports directorate in Granma, started this Sunday morning from the historic Plaza de la Patria of Bayamo.

November 28 , 2017
Raúl attends funeral tribute for Armando Hart

Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, attended the funeral tribute which took place at the Center for Martí Studies to honor Armando Hart Dávalos, an essential figure in the country’s history.

November 27 , 2017
Granma: great support to the Revolution in election day

The province of Granma carried out on Sunday a day of revolutionary commitment and showed the strength of our people, even the weather conditions, because rains were reported in several locations.

November 27 , 2017
Armando Hart dies

Outstanding revolutionary combatant Armando Hart Dávalos died yesterday afternoon, November 26, as a result of respiratory failure.

November 27 , 2017
Cuban President Raul Castro Votes in Municipal Elections

Cuban president Raul Castro cast his vote early this morning in a polling station in Havana´s Municipality of Playa.

November 26 , 2017
The people of Granma vote for the Revolution (+ photos)

Thousands of citizens from early morning attend the 1947 polling stations of the territory to elect the delegates to the municipal assemblies of the People´s Power and reaffirm with that expression of socialist democracy their unconditional support to the Revolution.

November 25 , 2017
Fidel forever in Granma (+ photos)

With the moody ceremony of the flag at the Plaza de la Revolution, in Bayamo, this morning the homage of the people of Bayamo to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz began, on the occasion of the first anniversary of his physical disappearance.

November 25 , 2017
Revolution is…

A year after the death of the historic leader of Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz, and the Cuban people continue loyal to the ideas expressed in his concept of Revolution, announced on May 1, 2001 in Havana.

November 24 , 2017
Cuba maintains its Fierce Fight against Drug Trafficking

Cuban authorities confiscated more than four tons of drugs so far this year, mostly marijuana, from packages of caches thrown into the sea, reported Granma newspaper.

November 24 , 2017
Walk to honor Fidel

Eliecer Joubert Roblejo, 55 years old man, carries out a very special tribute to Fidel Castro, on the occasion of the first anniversary of his physical disappearance, on November 25th, since he decided walking from the leader’s birthplace in Holguin, to Santiago de Cuba.

November 23 , 2017
In Bartolomé Masó recalls First voluntary work summoned by Che

More than a hundred students remembered today in the Camilo Cienfuegos school center, located in the municipality of Bartolomé Masó, the first voluntary work convened by Che on November 23, 1959.

November 22 , 2017
Warm welcome to the player Alfredo Despaigne in Granma

The people of Granma received with a warm welcome at the Mártires de Barbados stadium the outstanding player Alfredo Despaigne, who recently returned to the province after a successful campaign in the Professional League of Japan (LPJ), where he was crowned champion.

November 22 , 2017
Granma holds activities to honor Fidel

Several activities are carried out in Granma to honor Fidel Castro, historical leader of the Revolution, on the occasion of the first anniversary of his physical disappearance on November 25th.

November 21 , 2017
Best Slugger of Japanese Baseball will join his Cuban Team for the Playoffs

  Alfredo Despaigne, who recently became champion of the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB by its Spanish acronym), will join Granma in the playoffs to help the team to conquer its second consecutive title in the Cuban National Series.

November 21 , 2017
Cuba ready for elections

The trial run, which is a key mandated step in the electoral process to ensure the success of the actual vote, was conducted with satisfactory results, according to Alina Balseiro, president of the National Electoral Commission (CEN), speaking with the press.

November 21 , 2017
A cinema club for people with visual disabilities opened in Bayamo

In order to continue increasing the social inclusion of blind or visually impaired people, a cinema club for blind was opened in Bayamo, which will approach this community to Cuban and foreign cinematography by the audio-description system.

November 21 , 2017
Oscar López Rivera visited Ñico López Museum Park in Bayamo

Puerto Rican independence fighter Oscar López Rivera visited the Ñico López  Museum Park in Bayamo, formerly Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks, assaulted on July 26th , 1953 by young revolutionaries, simultaneously with the Moncada, in Santiago de Cuba, under the direction of Fidel Castro.

November 20 , 2017
Oscar López to visit interesting historical sites in Granma

The Puerto Rican independence leader Oscar López Rivera will visit today in Granma one of the most important sites of the Homeland, due to its great historical significance, as part of his visit to Cuba, started some days ago.

November 20 , 2017
Oscar López paid homage to the Father of the Homeland

The Puerto Rican independence fighter Oscar López Rivera paid homage on Sunday to the Father of the Homeland, Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, at the Revolution Square, in this city.

November 17 , 2017
Esteban Lazo Exchanges with Baseball Star Alfredo Despaigne

The President of the Cuban Parliament and member of the Political Bureau of the Cuban Communist Party, Esteban Lazo Hernandez exchanged on Thursday in the city of Bayamo with baseball star Alfredo Despaigne who finished the season with an excellent performance in the Japanese Professional League.

November 17 , 2017
Esteban Lazo recognized the advances achieved in Granma

The member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of Cuba, Esteban Lazo Hernández, acknowledged the advances reached in Granma after assessing the territorial performance, during a visit to this eastern province.

November 16 , 2017
Special Olympics favor better quality of life for handicapped children

The 10th Special Olympics Games takes place at the declared Sports Village of the event, which is located in the Felix Varela School of Bayamo, where the competitors are staying.

November 16 , 2017
Cuban Baseball: Carlos Benitez hits his 6th Grand Slam of the Season

Carlos Benitez, who plays for Granma in the Cuban National Baseball Series, amounts six grand slams so far this season and only has to hit one more to match the record set by OF Alexei Bell in the 2009-10 campaign.

November 16 , 2017
Bayamo hosts International Congress AGROMAS 2017

With the keynote speech “Innovation in livestock systems. Potentialities, impacts and challenges “, given by the Doctor of Sciences José Díaz Untoria, Director of the Institute of Animal Science (ICA), started in Bayamo the 5th Congress of Agriculture on Fragile and Degraded Ecosystems AGROMAS 2017.

November 14 , 2017
Oscar López Rivera receives Solidarity Order in Cuba

In recognition of his bravery and resistance for over 36 years while unjustly imprisoned in the U.S., Puerto Rican patriot Oscar López Rivera received, November 14, in the Cuban capital, the Solidarity Order awarded by the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba.

November 14 , 2017
Bayamo hosts National Humor Event

The city of Bayamo will host from this Tuesday the third edition of the  2017 Humoraculo National event.

November 14 , 2017
Oscar López Rivera arrives in Cuba: “I feel at home”

Puerto Rican independence fighter, Oscar López Rivera, was greeted at José Martí International Airport by Fernando González, president of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with Peoples (ICAP).

November 8 , 2017
The October Revolution: One of the most significant events of the 20th century

Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, presided a political-cultural gala marking 100 years since the Great October Socialist Revolution.

November 8 , 2017
Bayamo hosts workshop to improve communication of blind and hearing impaired people

The Municipal Workshop of Rehabilitation of Blind and Hearing impaired people takes place in the city of Bayamo.

November 7 , 2017
Recovery of Raw Material Company of Granma work on new goals

The workers of the Recovery of Raw Material Company of Granma, close to celebrate 56 years of foundation, show special interest to fulfill the expected productive indicators.

November 6 , 2017
Doctor Jorge Berlanga named Illustrious Son of Bayamo

The Municipal Assembly of the People´s Power of Bayamo, granted the condition of Illustrious Son of the city, to the Cuban scientist born in that city, Doctor Jorge Berlanga, creator of the Heberprot-P for diabetic foot ulcer treatment.

November 6 , 2017
Bayamo Award to five outstanding personalities of Granma

The Bayamo Prize, the highest distinction granted by the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) in the province, was delivered this Saturday to five outstanding people of Granma and with honorific nature to the  San Salvador of Bayamo Cathedral.

November 4 , 2017
Big agricultural fair celebrates the 504 anniversary of the Bayamo village´s founding

An big agricultural, gastronomic, sports and cultural fair, is held this Saturday to celebrate the 504th anniversary of the founding of the San Salvador of Bayamo village.

November 3 , 2017
Researchers discuss hypotheses about the founding of Bayamo

The different hypotheses about the foundation of Bayamo were covered this Thursday by prominent historians and researchers of the subject in the province during a theoretical space at the House of Nationality.

November 2 , 2017
Contribution of communication workers in recovery of Havana recognized

The workers of the Bayamo telephone center received four specialists of the Telecommunications Company (ETECSA) of Granma who worked for 40 days in several municipalities of Havana, affected by Hurricane Irma.

November 1 , 2017
World Condemns US Blockade on Cuba

By 191 votes of 193 possible, the General Assembly of the United Nations overwhelmingly condemned today the US economic, financial and commercial blockade on Cuba and demanded its end.

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November 1 , 2017
“We will persevere, with the consensus of our people and the patriotic commitment of the youngest”

UNITED NATIONS. – Once again, for the 26th time before the United Nations, heard was Cuba’s demand for the elimination of the U.S. economic, commercial, financial blockade, supported by 191 of the world’s nations.