- NBC NEWSJul 04 08:36 AM
Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, visited 19 cheese masters in a rare trip outside his Havana home, official media reported on Saturday.
- Daily MailJul 05 12:10 PM
Fidel Castro, the former president of Cuba who stepped down in 2008 due to illness, was seen alive, well and talking about cheese at an event with the Food Minister in the town of Guatao.
- MENAFNJul 04 11:15 PM
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, visited 19 cheese masters for four hours on Friday in a rare trip outside his Havana home, official media reported ye...
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 01 01:05 PM
(Reuters) - The United States and Cuba formally agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic ties that had been severed for 54 years and to reopen embassies in each other's capitals. Here is a brief summary of U.S.- Cuba relations since Fidel Castro seized power in a 1959 revolution: Jan. 1, 1959 - Cuban Revolution. Castro and his rebel army take power after former U.S.-backed dictator Fulgencio ...
- The Irish TimesJul 05 05:22 AM
Former president visited cheesemakers in first public appearance in months
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceJun 30 06:41 PM
The U.S. and Cuba will announce on Wednesday the restoration of diplomatic relations and plans to reopen embassies after 54 years, according to a U.S. official. The upgrading of diplomatic missions in Havana and Washington to embassies will help fulfill a pledge by U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuba’s President Raul Castro to work toward improving diplomatic relations, announced in televised ...
- CNN.comJul 05 05:04 PM
It's rare for Fidel Castro to appear in public. But the 88-year-old former Cuban President recently said cheese -- literally -- as state media cameras snapped his photo.
- Dallas Morning NewsJul 06 05:51 AM
Baby boomers might still have vivid Cold War recollections of nuclear faceoffs and revolutionary fervor, but most Americans probably struggle to understand what all the fuss is about regarding modern-day Cuba. More than two-thirds of Americans hadn’t even been born when the Cuban Missile Crisis erupted in 1962. It’s time to bury the past and move forward.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 02 12:17 AM
The United States and Cuba on Wednesday agreed a historic deal to re-establish full diplomatic relations, severed 54 years ago in the heat of the Cold War. Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro exchanged letters agreeing to unfreeze ties on July 20, when embassies in Washington and Havana can be reopened.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsJul 01 08:23 AM
The United States and Cuba have reached a historic agreement to reopen embassies in each country’s capitals and officially seal a restored relationship for the first time in five decades. On Wednesday morning, President Obama announced details of rapprochement under the agreement, brokered nearly six and a half months after Mr. Obama and President Raul Castro achieved a diplomatic breakthrough ...
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