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Leahy to visit Cuba

Feb 18 (Rutland Herald) Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt, will head the bicameral congressional delegation to Cuba next week during the congressional recess. A release from the senator’s office said that for two decades Leahy has been involved in efforts to … Continue reading

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Cuba spotlights education as key to reaching UN 2030 development goals

by Raimundo Urrechaga HAVANA, Feb. 15 (Xinhua) — A gathering of educational experts in Cuba is spotlighting the importance of education to attaining the United Nations-designated Sustainable Development Goals for 2030. The 11th International Congress of Higher Education (University 2018), which … Continue reading

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European Parliamentarians to Strengthen Actions against U.S. Blockade of Cuba

Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Members of the European Parliament (MEP) reiterated today their willingness to strengthen actions and thus contribute to lift the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States against Cuba. The MEPs reiterated their stance … Continue reading

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University of Havana to Improve Links between Cuba and the US

Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The University of Havana will always have its doors open for academic exchange and deepen relations between the peoples of Cuba and the United States, said the rector of that institution, Gustavo Cobreiro Wednesday. During … Continue reading

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Cuba Ratifies Zero Tolerance with Human Trafficking

Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba ratified its policy of zero tolerance for human trafficking during a meeting on the issue with U.S. authorities, the island’s foreign ministry stated today. In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that … Continue reading

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Cuba Rejects Luis Almagro’s ‘Interventionist’ Remarks

OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro openly supports regime change in Cuba and Venezuela. Feb 14 (teleSUR) Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Sierra has denounced statements made by Organization of American States, OAS, Secretary General Luis Almagro against the island’s electoral process, arguing he has “no credibility, … Continue reading

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GHANA, CUBA TO ESTABLISH BIOLARVICIDE FACTORY TO FIGHT MALARIA

Feb 14 (Government of Ghana) Official statistics from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) show that in Africa, malaria kills more people than all the wars on the continent combined, with a child dying every 30 seconds from … Continue reading

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Cuba Categorically Rejects OAS Interventionist Declarations

Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) – Cuban Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Sierra categorically rejected today the recent statements by the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, which he described as interventionists. From the headquarters … Continue reading

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Cuba and U.S. Exchange on Fighting Money Laundering

Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Authorities of Cuba and the United States met today in Washington for their second technical meeting to prevent and fight money laundering, informed today a note of the island”s Foreign Ministry. The meeting took place … Continue reading

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Growing Reactionary Offensive in America Is Denounced From Cuba

Havana, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements In Defense of Humanity has denounced from Cuba the reactionary offensive that has taken force in America and other regions of the world. In order to celebrate … Continue reading

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