- Quincy Herald-WhigJul 28 10:23 PM
In this July 23, 2016 photo, a picture of Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro is placed on the shelves of a state rationing store or "bodega," ahead of his upcoming 90th birthday in Havana, Cuba. During 47 years in power, Fidel was a constant presence for Cubans but prohibited the statues, portraits and other tributes beloved by other total leaders.
- Toronto StarJul 29 06:39 AM
As the former leader's 90th birthday approaches, Cubans reminisce about his legacy.
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- Sin Chew Jit PohJul 28 11:14 PM
Cuban President Raul Castro. Photo courtesy: AFP Havana (AFP) -- Cuban President Raul Castro succeeded his brother Fidel 10 years ago Sunday, a decade marked by once-unthinkable reforms on the communist island and a historic rapprochement with the United States.
- Miami HeraldJul 27 05:05 AM
Cuban President Gen. Raúl Castro has been applauded by world leaders for his mediation in Colombia’s peace talks But Castro refuses to talk with his own country’s peaceful opposition It’s time to demand that Cuba’s dictatorship abide by the international treaties it has signed, and allow basic freedoms … Click to Continue »
- Miami HeraldJul 29 04:07 AM
While Donald Trump’s adoring Cuban-American supporters were rallying around him hurling epithets of “Communist!” to those who disagreed with them, guess what The Donald was doing in Miami, capital of … Click to Continue »
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 21 03:46 PM
Renowned Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas said Thursday he has begun a hunger strike demanding the Raul Castro government end torture and other human rights abuses against opponents. Farina, awarded the European Parliament's Sakharov human rights prize in 2010, told AFP that he stopped consuming food and liquids on Wednesday to coincide with the first anniversary of the reestablishment of Cuba...
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- 新華網Jul 14 08:10 AM
Cuban President Raul Castro on Wednesday replaced his Economy Minister and Vice President Marino Murillo by Ricardo Cabrisas.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 14 03:18 PM
HAVANA (AP) — U.S. and Cuban officials held another round of talks on migration issues in Havana on Thursday to further discussions last held in December, but no new agreements were announced to advance the diplomatic thaw begun a year and a half ago by presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 29 02:21 PM
The United States is concerned about the physical well-being of hunger-striking activists in Cuba and is closely watching their situation, the U.S. State Department said on Friday. "We stand in solidarity with those who advocate for human rights and fundamental freedoms, including freedom of expression and the right to peaceful assembly," State Department spokesman John Kirby told a briefing ...
- The Wall Street JournalJul 29 10:51 AM
Cuba and the U.S. are accelerating discussions to try to settle hundreds of billions of dollars in claims made against each other over the past six decades.
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