Decree of the National Council on National Mourning

On the death of the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba has declared nine days of National Mourning, from 06:00 hours from November 26 to 12:00 Hours on December 4, 2016

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Fidel and Marti: Doctrines of the Greats

As our top pro-independence leaders Marti and Fidel bore the same patriotic genes of Céspedes, that “father of all Cubans” who produced the best soldier-children for his army
3 days ago

Cubans Swear Loyalty to the Ideas and Work of the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution

Remarks by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, and President of the Councils of State and Ministers, during the massive posthumous tribute to the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz, in the Revolution Square on November 29, 2016, Year 58 of the Revolution
3 days ago

Here We Will Be, in Every Trench

Declaration of Cuban children, adolescents and youth
3 days ago

Road to Eternity

The first resting place, before continuing the march towards eternity, was the site where the Heroic Guerrilla and his Detachment of Reinforcements rested in Santa Clara
3 days ago

We Are the Commandante

Cuban youth talk about Fidel in the present tense. It cannot be otherwise, he taught them that utopias become reality and that the destiny of the Fatherland belongs to them
6 days ago

Press release of the Organizing Committee

The Organizing Committee of the Central Committee of the Party, the State and Government for the funeral of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, informs the population how the tributes to the leader of the Cuban Revolution will be carried out in the coming days
8 days ago

Accompanying the Youth in their Renewal Proposals

Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez reflected in Sancti Spíritus on the vital contribution the participation of young people in all the processes of the nation represents for Cuba
10 days ago
Speeding, overtaking, disrespect to the right of way and the ingestion of alcoholic beverages are among the most frequent causes of accidents.

Deadly Risks!

Do we believe we are invulnerable on the road or do we think that drivers are solely responsible for what happens on it? In Cuba, pedestrians increasingly affect the occurrence of traffic accidents
10 days ago
The Cuban Johen Lefont implanted world record in domain of the ball, inside a swimming pool.

Johen, Happy with Double Result

The Cuban Johen Lefont created today a world record in dominion of the ball, in a swimming pool
12 days ago

The festival of Latin American Cinema

The Argentinean film The Illustrious Citizen, by Gastón Duprat and Mariano Cohn, will inaugurate the 38th edition of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema
16 days ago

Cuba and Vietnam Issue Joint Declaration


Joint Declaration made public as a result of the official visit to Cuba by the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang following Army General Raúl Castro Ruz’s invitation,  also lists the 18 points on the successful result of the visit 
16 days ago

Cuba’s Extraordinary Youth

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau praised the new generations of Cubans in his keynote lecture at the Aula Magna, with the presence of Army General Raúl Castro Ruz
17 days ago

Raúl Receives the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

In the fraternal meeting, both leaders noted the excellent state of bilateral relations and ratified the will to continue strengthening political, commercial, economic, financial, investment and cooperation ties
17 days ago

Canada Will Always Be a Friend of Cuba

Justin Trudeau concluded his official visit to Cuba, where the ties between both countries were strengthened
17 days ago
Peace for Colombia

Colombia Now has a New Peace Agreement

The text arrived after the re-compilation and study of initiatives arising from the deep exercise of dialogue that followed the triumph of the No in the plebiscite of October 2. A constructive atmosphere and good will prevailed in the delegations of the Government and the FARC-EP during its more than 15 days of work in Havana
19 days ago

A New Affront to Constitutionality

A great number of the signings collected by the MUD are fraudulent, CNE assures
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Sixty Per Cent of Argentineans are Unemployed

The neoliberal measures imposed by the government of Mauricio Macri have left thousands of Argentineans unemployed 60 per cent of Argentines are unemployed
22 days ago

Trump Promises Very Important Decisions

The climate of protest is maintained in several US cities
22 days ago

Trio of Objections to Obama Policies

From his own government, the US president receives negative control proposals on the possession of weapons
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US Transition of Power to Start with Obama and Trump Meeting

Diverse reactions in the United States and the rest of the world to Trump’s unexpected victory. Demonstrations against the elected president
24 days ago

Supporters of Chavez Close Ranks Around Maduro

OAS aligned with opposition schemes promoting violence
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A Little Grass and Lots of Spur

Chess, like any sport, also throws down predictions and generates unexpected news, such as the triumph of Mednyi Vsadnik by comfortable 5-1 over the host squad
24 days ago

Evo and Juantorena: Live Dialogue

In his exchange with the Bolivian president, Juantorena presented details of the strategies of work in Cuba for the development of athletes and stimulate the mass practice of physical activities in all age groups
24 days ago
Raul Castro Ruz, received Comrade Sam Nujoma, Founding President of the Republic of Namibia.

Raúl Received Sam Nujoma

In an atmosphere of fraternity, they talked about the excellent relations existing between both nations and the historic ties binding them
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Students, workers, farmers and Cuban workers joined again by Cuba.

In a Tight Formation!

Students, university students, workers, farmers and Cuban workers who defended our independence in the context of the Continental Day for Democracy and Against Neoliberalism
29 days ago

Donald Trump 45th President of the United States of America

The republican candidate triumphed with 288 votes over Hillary Clinton with 215 in the presidential elections

 

25 days ago
Ariel Martinez during his presentation at the V South African International Ballet Competition.

The Road is Still Long

Ariel Martínez knew he wanted to feel forever the thrill filling his heart. That’s why he is today a soloist of Cuba’s National Ballet
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3rd. Meeting of Cuban residents in United States

Cubans in the United States Call for an End of the Blockade

In the 3rd. Meeting of Cuban residents in the neighbouring country, they discussed the role of that community in the current stage of bilateral relations
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Europeans Protest Free Trade Deal with US and Canada

The mass demonstrations three days ago in Germany were seconded by thousands of Belgians who spilled out into the streets in Brussels this Tuesday
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The First Steps on the Path to Peace

Although in fact the most important is the silence of weapons, made official last August 29, the real effect of the bilateral agreement will be seen from now on with the demobilization of rebels, the redress of victims, the sanction of serious crimes and the commitments made by the Government in terms of illegal drugs
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Trumps Unexpected Triumph in Key States Assured Him Victory

The Republican won 288 electoral votes in front of the 218 of Hillary Clinton, while the other two contestants, Gary Johnson of the Libertarian Party and Dr. Jill Stein of the Green Party, although they won individual votes, did not achieve any of those in this Indirect and complex election
25 days ago
President Raul Castro came to say goodbye. Three days of a visit is a further step in the process of normalization of relations between Cuba and the United States

Obama Concludes Visit to Cuba

President Raul Castro came to say goodbye. Three days of a visit is a further step in the process of normalization of relations between Cuba and the United States
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Japanese Parliamentary League Highlights Interest in Cuba

On the agenda of the Cuban First Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel, was the visit to the city of Hiroshima
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A broken glass from the airport of Istanbul

Keys to a Turkish (Blood) Bath

The terrible attacks occurred on Tuesday in a unique situation: the role of Turkey in the refugee program in Europe, the recomposition of its links with Russia and Israel and the decline of the Islamic State
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Gold Medal Between Blows and Dance

Julio César La Cruz was a shadow moving out of  the reach of Kazakh Adilbek Niyazymbetov. Thereby Cuba took its third gold medal in the current Olympic Games 
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A New Moncada Program

The National Council of the University Student Federation concluded in Havana with the review of important documents approved in the 7thCongress of the Party
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Reaching Round Figures

Luis Felipe Rivera from Isla de la Juventud reached 1 000 runs scored; Yosvany Alarcón from Las Tunas has 100 home-runs now; Yorbis Borroto, from Ciego de Avila 200 doubles. The latest achievement: Alexander Ayala (100 HRs) and Danel Castro (1000 RBIs)

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On the first day of his official visit several legal instruments were signed between the two countries.

New Dinamic in Cuba-China Relations

The first visit to Cuba by a Chinese Prime Minister produced important agreements which confirmed the strength of 56 year-old ties
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Michel Temer Meets Latin American Rejection

Sme representatives from Latin American countries left the room when Brazil’s President addressed the meeting
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Cuba will continue to participate in Mais Médicos program

Cuba’s Ministry for Public Health, committed with the solidarity and humanist principles which have always guided the Cuban medical cooperation, informs that it will continue to take part in the agreement, still amid the recent events in Brazil
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President of the National Defense Council, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz visited Santiago de Cuba on the occasion of the threat posed by great intensity hurricane Matthew

Raúl Calls to Leave No Experience Unattended

President of the National Defense Council, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz visited Santiago de Cuba on the occasion of the threat posed by great intensity hurricane Matthew

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Forty years later, justice has not been done yet.

The Revolution Cannot be destroyed either with Bombs or Subversive Plans

This Thursday the people of Cuba paid tribute to 73 victims of the crime staged in Barbados

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Sylvia Burwell

US Minister of Health Concludes Visit to the Island

During her stay, Sylvia Burwell met with her Cuban counterpart, Dr. Roberto Morales Ojeda, Minister of Public Health and signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the areas of control, research, surveillance, monitoring and evaluation of cancer
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Space for Discussion of University Science

Space for Discussion of University Science

The 22nd National Forum of University Students of Exact, Natural, Social and Humanistic Sciences boosts research development for new scientific, economic, social and environmental knowledge in the country
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Cuban Achievements Shown in International Meeting of Young Workers

The participants in the event, among them a Cuban delegation headed by the First Secretary of the UJC denounce the attacks against Venezuela, including by the OAS
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Carlos Acosta

My Heart has Always Been in Cuba

The famous dancer and choreographer Carlos Acosta gives an interview about his own ballet company, which will be officially launched next April 8

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The Cubans join the Ottawa Champions team roster next season in the independent Can-Am League

Malleta and Duarte in Canada

The Cubans join the Ottawa Champions team roster next season in the independent Can-Am League
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Six U.S Airlines Allowed to Travel to Cuba



Engage Cuba welcomes flight permission announced by the U.S Transport Department
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Debate about the Future of Cuba

From today until September 20 a democratic debate will be held throughout the country, in which millions of Cubans will participate directly
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The auxiliary attacker Osmany Uriarte was the offensive leader against the Japanese.

Again to the Limit

Against Japan this time, the Cuban men's volleyball squad again showed many ups and downs in its game, and it cost them having to do their utmost to subjugate the Nipponese
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Army General Raul Castro Ruz President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on Thursday afternoon His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the Organization of the United Nations

Raul Receives Ban Ki-moon

Secretary General of the United Nations Organization said he was happy to visit our country again and reiterated the recognition of the role Cuba is playing in the peace process in Colombia
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Raul Granted Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of Panama

It is a symbol of friendship between the peoples of Cuba and Panama, said Diaz-Canel
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Evolution of robotics

Unnatural Selection

Robots have begun to reproduce themselves following the biological principles of evolution and genetic inheritance.

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Director Eulogio Pimentel Vázquez, gave Miguel Diaz Canel-special recognition to Fidel and Raul.

CIGB, Integrating Centre of Cuban Biotechnology

They give special recognition to Fidel and Raul in the political-cultural gala for the 30th anniversary of this prestigious scientific institution
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UN Calls Weekly Ceasefire for 48 Hours in Syria

With the aim of sending aid to the civilians in areas of continuous conflict the international entity calls local truces
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Syria: Humanitarian Corridors to Cease Conflict

Russia could help with this initiative to the process for  reconquering Syrian cities  carried out by the Government
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World Day of Catholic Youth in Havana, in Line with Krakow

Nearly 1 500 young Catholics from every diocese in Cuba and other Christian churches, together with bishops, priests, religious and seminarians, have participated in the event
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Veitía: Brave and with Great Fighting Spirit

Qatar 2015 runner-up Yosbany Veitía
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The Major Earners Will Pay Most

Resolution 261/2016 establishes the application of the Special Contribution to Social Security and the Tax on Personal Income to workers from Cuban companies with certain requirements
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In Cuban rural classrooms there are mountains of touching and surprising experiences. They should be our morrow every September and every second of life

Lessons of Sacrifice

In Cuban rural classrooms there are mountains of touching and surprising experiences. They should be our morrow every September and every second of life

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Bruno Rodriguez received June Soomer (left).

Cuba and the Caribbean for Strengthening Ties

Work visit by ACS Secretary
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Wednesday, at the opening party, will carry the national flag judoka Dalidaivis Rodriguez

Olympic Spirit to Start Over in Rio de Janeiro

The Olympic spirit is awakening again in Rio de Janeiro with the celebration of the 15th Paralympic Games from today until September 18

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American Airlines Land in Cuba

The Boeing 737, flight 1041 came from Miami with 92 travelers on board
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Raúl Receives President of the Islamic Republic of Iran

In a cordial atmosphere, the two leaders discussed about the good state of relations between Cuba and Iran and ratified the willingness to continue to develop cooperation ties and exchange between the two countries
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In a fraternal atmosphere, the two leaders talked about the excellent relations between the two countries, major projects of cooperation and projections of bilateral ties in the interests of strengthening.

Raúl receives Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of China

In a fraternal meeting, the two leaders talked about the excellent relations between the two countries, and the main cooperation projects, and the projections for the strengthening of bilateral ties 
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Young Cubans have been reporting in recent days the subversive plan scholarship sponsored by the World Learning.

A Day to Honor and Denounce

Acts of initiation in the University Student Federation will take place throughout the country this Friday 
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Blockade Obstructs Normalization of Cuba-US Relations

Josefina Vidal delt with key elements of the hostile policy and open confrontation established by that economic, financial and commercial siege by Washington against our country

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Government and FARC-EP Ratify Ceasefire and Listen to Various Sectors

The declaration of the parties was released in Havana by the heads of delegations
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Arlenis won two medals.

Arlenis Wins Silver

Cuban Arlenis Sierra was second on Saturday in the points race
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Today the Fight for Progress Unites Us

In his first activity in Cuba, the premier of the Democratic Republic of Algeria spoke with Esteban Lazo, president of the National Assembly of People's Power, about the relations of friendship and mutual respect that both nations maintain

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Yes, We Stand in Awe!

We should not be surprised by the amazement of those who discover admiringly that in Cuba, for example, the ballet is an art that belongs to us all, because it also gives meaning to our existence
26 days ago

U.S and Japan Reinforce Asia-Pacific Military Alliance

The Chancellors of both countries express concern for the tensions in the inter-Korean region, so they have reinforced their collaboration in the area

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Paying Tribute to the Work of the Cuban Nation

Paying Tribute to the Work of the Cuban Nation

The Rector of the University of Havana Gustavo Cobreiro presided over the ceremony giving the university degree diploma to 111 doctors of Specific Sciences and two Doctors in Science
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President Alexander Lukashenko stressed that the modernization of the Cuban economy opens up good prospects for cooperation with Cuba in agriculture and other economic sectors

Belarus and Cuba Express Willingness to Strengthen Ties

President Alexander Lukashenko stressed that the modernization of the Cuban economy opens up good prospects for cooperation with Cuba in agriculture and other economic sectors
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Raúl Castro Conveys Condolences over Events in the United States

Message of condolence by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, on the events that occurred in Orlando, Florida, on June 12, 2016
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Presence of Special Troops from France and Germany Worries Syria

Presence of Special Troops from France and Germany Worries Syria

Any attempt to help fight terrorism should recognize the sovereignty and the legitimate government of Syria, said the nation
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From Thursday Cuba Max TV Channel in the US

The plan is that the signal will be transmitted 24 hours straight and will show essentially programs designed and produced in Cuba
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At the conclusion of the tournament, Robeisy will join his teammates in Argentina.

Robeisy, the Tenth Passenger

The Cuban Olympic champion in London 2012, has secured his Olympic ticket to Rio de Janeiro
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Senior vice president of the Central Bank of Cuba (BCC)

MasterCard Operational in Cuban ATMs

First Conference on International Cash Transfers in Havana is seen as an important step in this area, despite the persistence of the US blockade and the legal restrictions in the financial field impeding the normalization of relations in the sector
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Fidel Castro

Fidel is the Architect of the Cuban Cultural Policy

The President of the National Association of Writers and Artists of Cuba Miguel Barnet said at the ceremony on the occasion of the 55th Anniversary of the Words to Intellectuals speech that all the cultural options Cubans have at present we owe them to Fidel
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Yasiel Santoya.

Sweet Bye Bye to Can-Am

After completing its unprecedented step in the Can-Am League, the Cuban team bid farewell to the northern lands with a win in the exhibition match against the Japanese Shikoku Island, the other guest in the tournament
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Second Plenary Meeting of the Party Central Committee Held

Members of the Central Committee were informed in detail about the reports on the execution of the Economic Plan in this first semester of the year and the State Budget Settlement in 2015
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Salvador Pardo Cruz

Report by the Ministry of Industries

The Ministry of Industries presents report to the National Assembly of People's Power
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Mariana Grajales, was a prominent Cuban patriot.

The Transgressor Example of Mariana

Mariana and Marcos Maceo set up a home full of harmony
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BRICS for Improving Developing Countries’ Infrastructure

Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa are the BRICS countries which are focusing on non-polluting energy projects and infrastructure dedicated to it

 

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Cuba-US Mutual Compensations: A Topic of Very High Complexity

The recent meeting in Washington is the continuity of  the meeting held in Havana on December 2015
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Denia for Olympic Gold Medal

Her status as World champion places discus thrower Denia Caballero in the spotlight of the Cuban athletics for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

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The delegation from the Island (center) during the ceremony Tuesday.

Honor and Commitment

The national flag is now waving in Rio de Janeiro. “An embrace from the Cuban people”, INDER’s chairman wrote on a mural erected in the Olympic village 
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Fernando René Deulofeu Rodríguez Foto: Abel Rojas Barallobre

Where the Honeybees Live There’s no Hunger

Fernando René Deulofeu Rodríguez gets one hundred kilograms of honey per hive while the country’s average is 42
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I filled my living room with photos of the Commander in Chief

The Farmer who Changed his Birthday

Luis Monteagudo López was born on June 15, 1927; however he always celebrates on August 13

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More Cuban Videogames in Production

These new offers will join the ones designed in Cuba
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Cuba en lo referente a la Aviación Civil Internacional

Cuba Ratifies Commitment with International Civil Aviation

Havana is hosting the 88th  CLAC meeting in the midst of great challenges to be faced by Cuba given the increase of air traffic in the Island
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New Book about Juan Formell and Los Van Van

Journalist and music connoisseur Rafael Lam launched a book offering details of Cuba’s musical train and its founding leader
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The Olympic Priviledge Extends

The farewell act to the Cuban delegation ahead of the Paralympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016 will take place on August 25 at the Revolution Square and the outstanding athlete Omara Durand will carry the flag
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Fidel

The Highest Embrace

Going through the sentimental and physical intensities in a peak month, like this August has been, when the Hermanos Saíz Association is turning three decades, the echoes of the traditional pilgrimage to the highest point of Cuba staged by the artistic youth could not be overlooked
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Brasilia before the Senate this people decided:

Senate for Giving Dilma Political Death

On Tuesday the legislative body in question  went into heated debate before the final vote to be issued today Wednesday
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Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla (D), Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, welcomes Anthony Foxx, US Secretary of Transportation, at the headquarters of the Cuban Foreign Ministry in Havana on August 31, 2016.

Cuba´s Foreign Affairs Minister Welcomes US Transportation Secretary

Cuba´s Transportation Minister met with his American counterpart
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Venezuela Pledges Commitment to Peace and Security

Venezuela Pledges Commitment to Peace and Security

The streets of Caracas are protected by patrol and motorcycle units. The officers deployed belong to several bodies of the State security, and they give priority to parks, squares and other recreational areas in the city.

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Lucius Walker

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Use of Internet in Knowledge Management

Miguel Díaz-Canel visits institutions and constructing works in Pinar del Río

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Cuba´s Foreign Affairs Minister Defends NAM Values

Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla was welcomed by his Venezuelan counterpart Delcy Rodríguez, who gave him details on the 17thSummit of Non Aligned countries

 

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Army General sent greetings to a group of collaborators and Cuban diplomats.

Raúl Returns to the Homeland

Raúl recognized the work done by Cuban internationalists in different countries and made special reference to the role played by Henry Reeve Medical Brigade during Ebola epidemics in Africa
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The tribute to National Hero.

Shinzo Abe´s Visit to Cuba Sets Important Precedent in Cuba-Japan Relations

As part of the historic visit by Japan´s Prime Minister to our country , this Thursday, the Asian leader paid tribute to National Hero José Martí and presided over the exchange of diplomatic notes making official a donation by the Japanese Government to Cuba
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Safety is Guaranteed for Cuban Workers in Jamaica, Haiti, Dominican Republic and Bahamas

Actions are defined to face the natural phenomenon and to undertake the recovery after its wake
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The photos show that many streets of Baracoa, city of waters and virgin forests when the Spanish made it the First Town, are no longer the same, and give the impression that the houses have aged a hundred years.

The First Town and the pain of all the centuries

Images and testimonies after the passage of Matthew add to the history of hurricanes. 

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Hurricane Matthew Haiti.

Cuba Sends a ´Henry Reeve´ Medical Team to Haiti

This brigade will work with specialists and graduates of Hygiene and Epidemiology as part of the more than 600 Cuban health collaborators who provide services in that sister country
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Army General participates in the Provincial Defense Council held in Guantanamo Baracoa, attended by several ministers and national and local leaders.

Raul Oversees Actions in Baracoa


The Army General held a working meeting with ministers and other leaders involved in the recovery of the eastern region
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Hosting a Navy ship of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

The Venezuelan Navy ship Tango 63 came into the Bay of Santiago de Cuba, with humanitarian aid for victims of Hurricane Matthew in the province of Guantanamo

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Leinier Stays Focussed

The chess player from Mayabeque Leinier Dominguez begins on Sunday his wanderings in the 32nd European Club Championship
26 days ago
Against Prejudice

Against Prejudice

The debates on the first day of the 12th Latin-American Meeting on Gender and Communication revolved around the women’s involvement in the economy, the rural environments and the media 
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Medical studies reveal how class differences affect life expectancy in the society of that northern nation.

A Truism in the United States

Medical studies reveal how class differences affect life expectancy in the society of that northern nation
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The Mayor of a friendly U.S city has visited Havana with the desire of reinforcing the historical solidarity between his city and Cuba

Mobile, a U.S Port Making Eyes at Cuba

The Mayor of a friendly U.S city has visited Havana with the desire of reinforcing the historical solidarity between his city and Cuba
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Belgium Confirms Strength of Friendship with Cuba

On the recent visit to the island Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders met with the President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, Raul Castro, and discussed progress in bilateral relations and the potential for development
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Euthanasia utopia or necessity

Euthanasia: Utopia or Necessity?

When the existence entails great pain, should the suffering person eliminate the agony accelerating the end of their life? Euthanasia practices continue being a challenge in the bioethical, legal and medical orders
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Venezuela Denounces Harassment of Almagro

Venezuela Denounces Harassment of Almagro

OAS calls a meeting in Washington on June 21 with ex-presidents promoting dialogue
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Fidel Highlights Antiracist Commitment

The leader of the Cuban Revolution has managed to reach the deepest roots of an ancient problem of mankind
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Already Eight Teachers Killed in Demonstrations in Oaxaca

Protests against education reform that teachers consider unjust is costing lives, including that of a journalist. So far dozens injured because of the violent repression
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UJC leaders and organizations and youth movements hold a meeting with representatives of the new generation of religious leaders.

Talking Among Cubans

Members of the National Bureau of the Young Communist League (UJC) from student organizations and youth movements held an exchange last Thursday, with representatives of the new generation of religious leaders in Cuba 
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Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermúdez at Opening of the Expanded Panama Canal

The First Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba will be present at the ceremony scheduled for Sunday June 26 in Cocolí, Panama
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Stockbreeding in Cuba Nowadays

Cuban stockbreeding will experience a gradual takeoff after receiving modern equipment, as a result of several credits granted to Cuba. However, the considerable exit of technicians, engineers, veterinarians and skilled workers is a major obstacle for its development
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Treasures of Cuba in the Backpack


A singular initiative organized by the José Martí Youth Movement, reinforces values and the defense of our national identity
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Farmers affected by the sanctions with Russia crossing the street thrown away rotten fruit.

EU-Russia: Lengthens Sanctions and Blow Boomeranging

Economic sanctions imposed on Russia by the conflict over Ukraine will be extended for another six months
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Cristina Fernández Denounces Law Harassments

The former president of Argentina defines the campaign carried out against her as falseaccusations that only seek to deflect the attention from the serious situation
in Argentina
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A Portrait of Theresa May

 Challenges will define whether Britain's new president will be a «lady of iron»

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Ricardo Cabrisas and José Ramón Saborido Appointed Ministers of Economy and Planning and Higher Education Respectively

Cuba’s Council of State agreed to relieve comrades Marino Murillo Jorge and Rodolfo Alarcón of their responsibilities
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Proper installation of multiband antennas which is adequately protect the downspout is essential for good reception of digital television signal, specialists recommend.

Digital Television Wins Spaces in Cuba

DTV reception in Cuba reaches the 60 percent of national territory.  More than one million of receivers are in the hands of the population
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It was championed the Cuban delegation to the Olympic Games.

One Flag and Lots of History

The Cuban delegation to the Olympics reccived its standard
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BRICS for Improving Developing Countries’ Infrastructure

Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa are the BRICS countries which are focusing on non-polluting energy projects and infrastructure dedicated to it
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A New Sulfuric Acid Plant in Moa

The Commander of the Revolution Ramiro Valdes verified last Thursday the beginning of the operations in the modern plant built in the areas of the nickel company Comandante Pedro Sotto Alba in Moa, Holguín
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Fidel on the Target

More than 600 plots were planned to kill the Cuban leader Fidel Castro. The Cuban people’s involvement was the key to their dismantling
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Exhibition on the History of the Cuban Communist Party

This exhibition is part of the activities to pay honor to Fidel's 90th birthday
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Marta Campos, Heidi Igualada and Augusto Blanca at the opening of the Day of the Political Song.

French Companies to Invest in Havana’s International Airport


French companies will operate at Havana’s José Martí International Airport. The project foresees the financing and execution of immediate actions to improve the quality of service, as well as mid-term and long-term investments, in line with the expected increase of travelers 
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Journalist Ernesto Villegas offers lecture on the Latin American leader and Latin-American  communicator.

Chávez in History

Venezuelan Journalist Ernesto Villegas offers lecture on the Latin American leader and Latin-American  communicator
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Venezuela’s United Socialist Party Calls to Support Bolivarian Government

Venezuelan opposition insists in calling to social upheaval and violence  
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Pico Turquino

Together With Fidel and Martí in the Highest of Cuba

Nearly thirty young artists and intellectuals from the Hermanos Saíz Association will arrive to the Pico Turquino this August 13 to celebrate the 90th birthday of the historical leader of the Revolution and the International Youth Day
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OCLAE: Another Step of Continental Rebelliousness

Cuban students joined their regional brothers 50 years ago in a very symbolic space of struggle: Havana´s University Grandstand

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UNEAC: An open organization with social commitment

Next Monday August 22, the National Union of Cuban Artists and Writers will turn 55 years. This will be celebrated with a cultural gala at Havana’s Alicia Alonso Theater
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The Congress of the MPLA

MPLA Has Accomplished its Mission in Every Stage

President Dos Santos opened the 7th Congress of the Party and ensured that it is for all Angolans without distinction
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Ambas compañías han concluido las negociaciones y firmado Acuerdos de Interconexión Directa

ETECSA and AT&T Sign Agreement

The deal will enable the phone calls, through direct interconnection between both countries 
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El General de Ejército Raúl Castro Ruz recibió en la tarde de este lunes al excelentísimo señor Mohammad Javad Zarif

Raúl Receives Iran’s Foreign Minister

In a friendly atmosphere, they exchanged views on the positive state of bilateral relations and expressed their interest in broadening these in the economic, commercial, financial and cooperation sectors
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The Question for Colombia’s Peace Plebiscite

Colombia’s President revealed in Twitter the question to be answered by Colombians to decide on the future of the process, which will end more than 50 years of armed conflict in the South American country
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Donning color red jacket PT, Dilma sent a message of fight those who gave him strength and affection.

Brazil: History will be Implacable with Coup Perpetrators

President Dilma Rousseff removed from office by 61 votes in the Senate, ratifies that she will continue struggling to build a better future. They couldn´t disqualified her politically, as the Right was also trying. Michel Temer, the coup perpetrator, ran out to take the oath. Continental rejection to the coup is growing up

 

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At the Thresold of a New Colombia

At the Thresold of a New Colombia

After the ceasefire came into force a new stage is beginning
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Dúo Obsesión, arrived this year celebrates its 20th anniversary.

Twenty Years of Obsession

The duo made up by Magia López and Alexey Rodríguez Mola has been strengthened as time is passing by, supported by lot of work and love for the music that is born in the neighborhood and reflects life with its conflicts: the Hip Hop
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Among the positive aspects presented by this species is their use in crafts.

Preventive Management Plan for Green Mussel Invasion


Green Mussel or perna viridis features as one of the exotic species invading Cienfuegos bay for over a decade
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Habanarte has Already Kicked off

The festival makes up a model of integration that has allowed the audience to receive a high quality program 

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ETECSA and Telcel Mexico Sign Roaming Agreement

Through the signing of a contract attachement, the operator can expand the service and the network coverage, through its affiliated companies in other countries
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Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz received the visit of His Excellency Mr. Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Amicable meeting between Iranian President and Fidel

In a cordial meeting, the distinguished guest expressed his satisfaction for visiting Cuba, and reaffirmed his admiration of the country's struggle, accomplishments, and disinterested aid to other peoples
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Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, is in Cuba on an official visit.

Raúl Welcomes First Minister of Japan

The President of the Councils of State and Ministers Raúl Castro Ruz welcomed in a cordial atmosphere on Thursday afternoon His Excellency, First Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, who is in Cuba on an official visit
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Raúl Receives Prime Minister of Lesotho

The leaders talked about the relations of friendship existing between both countries and reiterated the will to broaden bilatweral ties.
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Why is the Refendum Delayed?

The MUD started to request the recall referendum by mid April, when they should have done it since January if they wanted to have it held in 2016

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In the hurricane, with helmet and jacket, the Cuban leader came to the most devastated sites.

Fidel, a Hurricane Hunter

Faced with the destroyed roads, mutilated trees and the rubble and wanting to administer the people after hurricane Flora in 1963, the hope was in the olive green worn by the Commander in Chief.
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The Uncertain Fate of the Human Species

Let us not forget that this Sunday there will be a debate of candidates. On the first occasion, two weeks ago, there was one who caused a stir. Mr Trump who was supposed to be a trained expert disqualified Barack and his policy
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The Cuban team is already part of Weber Shimano Ladies Power.

Cuban Marlies Mejias, Joins Professional Cycling Club

Marlies, who is in Mexico, where she took part in the Pan American Track Cycling Championships, posted a note in which she revealed the news of her move to the Weber Shimano Ladies Power
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Women, at their Best

In Varadero, on November 21 and 22, the 6th Seminar of Women Athletics Leaders in the Americas will be held.
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Younger generations paid tribute to the Heroine of the Sierra and the plain in the place where his remains lie.

Tribute to Vilma Espin in Segundo Frente

Students of the Camilo Cienfuegos Military School of Santiago de Cuba placed a wreath on behalf of the Cuban people, on the ninth anniversary of the death of the Heroine
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Eusebio, the Honour of Saving the Heritage


The Historian of Havana received the Medal of Knight Grade of the Order of Leopold of Belgium. The traveling exhibition Natures of Art Nouveau inaugurated
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Ivanchuk Wins the Classic

Ukrainian Vassily Ivanchuk  defeated  Leinier Dominguez last Monday  with black chess pieces
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Friends from around the world arrive every day to Santa Clara to pay tribute to Che

Genuine Cities of Che

On the 88th anniversary of the birth of the heroic guerrilla it is worth evoking two city environments that have in common the immense privilege of being involved in the history of this universal paradigm

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Parlatino Commissions Meet in Havana

They analyse the state Health and Education in the region
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All Guantánamo is ours, the most recent documentary by Colombian director, Hernando Calvo Ospina, was presented last Friday at the headquarters of the European Parliament

All Guantánamo Belongs to the Cubans

The audiovisual by Colombian filmmaker Hernando Calvo Ospina, shows the feelings of the Cuban people, especially of the people from Guantanamo regarding the illegal occupation of Cuban territory by the U.S naval base
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The Refugee Horror Movie: 24 per Minute

On the World Refugee Day, the number of those who emigrate from armed conflicts has been quadrupled regarding the past decade. More than the half of them are children
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Morelia Teachers Support those in Oaxaca

 

Although the demonstrations of teachers in Oaxaca have been ending in repression and death, Morelia’s teachers have decided to join the fight of their colleagues

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Hemingway Club Invites You to Enjoy Sailing Events on the Boardwalk

This Sunday from the coast area of ​​the National Hotel a formation of motor yachts will make a Nautical Parade inside the bay of Havana to turn in front of the statue of Christ, among other parades
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Fidel Castro

Fidel´s Precept Regarding Technology

Since the triumph of the Revolution the top leader´s vision to keep up to date with the ultimate progress of information technology and telecommunication was evident
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Dilma Rousseff Did NOT Commit Tax Manoeuvres

They maintain that it could have been a "crime of responsibility"
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Legality and Control of Parliamentary Commissions on the Table

Relevant legal and operational issues concerning the country’s internal running will be on the table for the meetings of ten permanent work commissions of the National People’s Power Assembly
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Loyalty to Marxism and Defence of Sovereignty

In celebration of 95 years of the Communist Party, Xi Jinping called to sustain economic development and be faithful to the four cardinal principles
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Live music and recorded, the effort required physical activities and self cacophony of celebration merged here during the day that marked the official start of summer throughout Cuba.

A Warmly Cheerful Season

The official start of summer in the country, held the day before in Sancti Spiritus province seat of the national act for July 26, became an authentic village festival
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On behalf of the people of Cuba it was deposited a wreath at the plaque perpetuating the site where he was wounded Marcelino Jose Maceo Grajales.

Young Cadets in Santiago de Cuba Pay Floral Tribute to José Maceo

Commemorative act in the 120th anniversary of death of the nicknamed  León del Oriente 
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Former Prime Minister Tony Blair in a New British Fright

Just when Brexit have barely begun to take effect, a report unleashed the scandal for the unjustified involvement of London in Iraq war

 

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The German midfielder Toni Kroos was voted one of the best players in the tournament.

The Shinning Stars of France

UEFA made public the Team of the Tournament of the EURO 2016
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What is Happening in Venezuela? A Twisted Reality

The Bolivarian nation is the focus of  unconventional war that tries to overthrow the Revolution through new faces and costumes

 

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Diaz-Canel involved in the Sandinista celebration with Ortega and other Latin American revolutionary leaders.

Diaz-Canel Gave the Warm Embrace of Cuba to Nicaragua

The First Vice President of the Councils of State and Ministers read a letter with the salutations of Raul, Fidel and the Cuban people at the ceremony for the 37 years of the Sandinista Revolution
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The large body of water borders three municipalities from Sancti Spiritus.

Like an Inland Sea

Considered one of the wonders of civil engineering of Cuba, the Zaza, the largest reservoir in the archipelago, located in Sancti Spiritus, supports major production programs in the country
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The Syrians need to stop the bombs and all possible humanitarian assistance deployment.

UN Calls Weekly Ceasefire for 48 Hours in Syria

With the aim of sending aid to the civilians in areas of continuous conflict the international entity calls local truces

 

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Wild Heat

Lions, elephants, antelopes... knickknacks, trips, amusement, fun... That’s the Zoo. But beware of the heat
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The special affection between Fidel and Chavez will be remembered.

Cuba and its Youth Pay Homage to the Best Friend of Friends

This Thursday, the world is celebrating, together with the Bolivarian people from Venezuela, the 62nd Anniversary of the birth of Eternal Commander Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías
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“Our first surprise was to be lodged in this place, whose architecture I love.  I walked around and asked about it. They told me this building dates back to 1916, it’s a National Monument and Frank País studied there.

Exchanged Summer Camps

Following the initiative of the Young Communists’ League, summer camps allowed hundreds of participants to get familiar with emblematic and historical sites  of Cuba
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Cuban Flag to be Hoisted Today

The official welcome to the Cuban delegation to take part in the Olympic Games will be held at six o’clock in the afternoon
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Pedaling to Pay Honor to Martí and Fidel

Two brave young from the Martí Youth Movement have challenged the intense heat of the summer in Cuba, just to wait the 90th birthday of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz in Birán
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Nearly 84 Cubans in Colombia Choose Voluntary Deportation

These emigrants do not want Colombia as the place for  living or applying for refuge; but as the route to arrive to the United States

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The guantanamero should advance to the semifinal.

Following Fournier’s Wake

This Tuesday the Cuban rower Ángel Fournier will try to get closer to the podium
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Images of Fidel

The Heroism of Fidel in Pictures

A total of 90 images the number of years that the Commander in Chief will be next August13—reflect in synthesis the telluric energy that Fidel has always showed
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Anti-imperialist Students Come together in Havana

The 50th anniversary of the Latin American and Caribbean Students Organization is celebrated this Thursday 
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Army General Raul Castro Ruz and Evo Morales Ayma, President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia

Bolivian President Leaves Cuba after Visit

Evo Morales Ayma visited our country to join the celebrations for Fidel’s 90th birthday
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The slogan that sounds in Rio de Janeiro:

Dilma: “There´s Only a Way to Judge a President: Holding Direct Elections”

She´ll resort to the Senate to defend democracy and demand justice
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Same Result not as Good as Expected

The Cuban delegation netted the same amount of medals as 2012 London, but the total of medals was inferior to that of four years ago 
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Flamenco Live Music and Dancing Presentations

Accompanied by his group, guitarist Reynier Mariño performed at Avellaneda hall of the National Theater, where he presented Regreso his latest record
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Merkel, Renzi and Hollande Hold Meeting about the Challenges of Europe

The European Union (EU) needs greater cooperation in terms of immigration and security
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Stars for a Night

With different school training and in front of a demanding audience, 12 professional dancers from the main ballet companies came to Havana to show why they are at the top of today´s classic dance 

 

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IT Use with More Security

The Network Applications Business Base Unit extends its service to other entities of the country, with the aim of strengthening those computer-based systems
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Champions Back at Home

The Cuban athletes are back in their respective provinces after taking part in the Olympic Games, a champions were given special recognitions
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FEU

Meeting of the National Council of the FEU

The National Council of the FEU, in section since last Sunday until today August 29, is celebrating the 60 years of the historic Letter from Mexico, and discussing the two documents of the 7th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party, subject to a wide people´s consultation
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US Transportation Secretary will Travel to Cuba

Cuban Deputy Minister of Transport ratifies the reopening of US regular flights next Wednesday with the JetBlue airline landing in Santa Clara
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More Turists Arriving in Cuba

Visitor arrivals grew 13 percent in July. From January to the end of July arrivals increased 11.8 percent. Nearly 259,250 visitors more than in the period January-July 2015, have been visiting Cuba
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Next to September begins a new school year.

Initiation Day

The opening of every school and the exchange between teachers and pupils, family and the community was the most relevant of the first school-day of September
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Knowledge Cuban Economics Needs


Production Management and Operations is the subject of the World Conference that gathered together more than 400 specialists from 36 countries in Havana
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La santiaguera Yunidis Castillo tuvo en sus piernas el privilegio de colocar a Cuba este jueves en el medallero de los Juegos Paralímpicos de Río de Janeiro al cosechar una presea de plata

Yunidis Returns to Win Silver Medal

Yunidis Castillo enjoyed the privilege of placing Cuba in the medal table of Río de Janeiro Paralympic Games by winning a silver medal
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The computerization plan includes every sector of the population. New projects need to boost technological capabilities infrastructure.

Information Technology in Cuba: Strategic Necessity

The implementation of IT in the society goes beyond Internet access and is connected with automation, Ministry of Communications IT director Magda Brito D´Toste told JR
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United States and Russia Agreed on Extension of Ceasefire in Syria

This Wednesday both countries agreed to extend for 48 hours the ceasefire in force since last Monday, and affirmed that violence is significantly inferior
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Cuban Authorities Shed Light on Potentials of Motembo Oilfield

The international media twisted a press release originally published by MEO Australia Limited Company
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Mongolia, Cuba and a Sun Called José Martí

Mongolia’s President on an official visit to Cuba held talks with Raúl and paid tribute to the National Hero at the Revolution Square
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Note from the Cuban Volleyball Federation

For the crime of rape, Abraham Alfonso Gavilán, Ricardo Norberto Calvo Manzano, Rolando Cepeda Abreu and Osmani Santiago Uriarte Mestre were sentenced to five years in prison.
Luis Sosa Tomás Sierra was sentenced to three and half years in prison.
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Opposition Rejects Recall Referendum

Contrary to what the Democratic Unity Roundtable is pushing for, Adán Chávez considers that the request of that referendum is “a fake” and that the opposition’s aim is to impose violence and coup. The economic war, base of the aggression

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Matthew left only escape their domains hurricane in the eastern end of Cuba, the voice of a radio amateur.

Baracoa and Maisí for Soon Recovery

This Wednesday at daybreak and after a disastrous night, we´ll assess the impact of hurricane Matthew

 

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Communication Networks Seriously Affected in the Eastern Tip of Guantánamo

Communications were completely cut off in Imías and Maisí municipalities

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Julian Green was the key man US team.

Green untreatable ... daring Caribbean

Cuban football team unapologetic jumped Friday on the court, imbued it difficult for the processing of their similar and US favorite during the friendly match held at Havana´s Pedro Marrero Stadium National
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A fair is a showcase, despite appearances. What is done in them is not usually very visible.

A Forum of Support for the Island

On the closing day of the Fair the Minister of Overseas Trade and Foreign Investment in Cuba highlighted the good progress of the economic ties with Venezuela, China and Russia, as well as Spain, France and the Caribbean nations
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