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Declaration by Army General Raúl Castro

Declaration by Army General Raúl Castro

Declaration by Army General Raúl Castro on the ocassion of the first anniversary of the announcements made on December 17, 2014, regarding the decision to restablish diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States

It’s a mad, mad, mad, mad country

It’s a mad, mad, mad, mad country

When speaking of violence it’s not just the crazy carnage inflicted weekly through the barrels of the ever-proliferating and increasingly deadly stock of guns in these United States, although that’s a major part of it.

Cuba, China and the U.S. in geopolitical context

Cuba, China and the U.S. in geopolitical context

Cuba’s retraction of an invitation to China to host its warships and conduct joint exercises in the Caribbean is a prime example of geopolitics at work.

U.S.-Cuba human rights dialogue to begin Tuesday: What to expect?

U.S.-Cuba human rights dialogue to begin Tuesday: What to expect?

The human rights dialogue between the United States and Cuba that will begin with a meeting in Washington this Tuesday, March 31, will be under attack before it begins.

Hot issues: Human rights and telecoms

Hot issues: Human rights and telecoms

Representatives from Cuba and the United States will meet in Washington next Tuesday (March 31) to discuss the human rights situation in both countries, a Foreign Ministry official said in Havana.

EU is not competing with U.S. for trade with Cuba, official says

EU is not competing with U.S. for trade with Cuba, official says

The European Union is not competing with the United States for a prime spot in commercial trade with Cuba, said the EU’s chief negotiator after the two-day round of talks that ended Thursday in Havana.

Josefina Vidal: ‘We have made progress’

Josefina Vidal: ‘We have made progress’

Josefina Vidal cited the progress made during the press conference in Washington, at the conclusion of the second round of negotiations to restore diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Cuba.

Diplomat: ‘Gitmo’ return is precondition to relations

Diplomat: ‘Gitmo’ return is precondition to relations

Little more than a week before the resumption of talks between the United States and Cuba, the issue of the U.S. naval base at Guantánamo is being raised again, this time in Moscow.

U.S. and Cuba to meet again on Feb. 27

U.S. and Cuba to meet again on Feb. 27

The U.S. State Department is informing that the next round of talks between the U.S. and Cuba have been scheduled for Feb. 27 in Washington, DC.

In Rome, Cuban cardinal hails U.S.-Cuba thaw

In Rome, Cuban cardinal hails U.S.-Cuba thaw

The ambassadors of Cuba and the U.S. to the Holy See attended a Mass in Rome on Sunday officiated by Cardinal Jaime Ortega at which the Cuban prelate hailed the budding dialogue between the two nations.

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