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CARICOM Calls on Trump to Abandon Anachronistic Blockade of Cuba

Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8 (Radio Cadena Agramonte) – The prime minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, urged U.S. President Donald Trump today to abandon the anachronistic economic blockade of Cuba, a demand that will … Continue reading

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Ending the Blockade Will Favor Peace, Cuba Says at the UN

United Nations, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s permanent representative to the UN, Anayansi Rodríguez, said today that ending the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean nation would be an action in favor of … Continue reading

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Raúl Castro defends more unity and integration Cuba-Caricom

By Ulises Canales, Special Envoy Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raúl Castro today called for unity in diversity, integration and genuine cooperation among Caribbean states to face common challenges and problems of the region … Continue reading

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Cuba Ratifies Support to Caricom in Multiple Demands

“The U.S. blockade is the biggest obstacle for the economic and social development of Cuba and its relations with the world.” – Cuban President Raul Castro Saint Mary, Antigua Barbuda, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raul Castro affirmed today … Continue reading

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Cuba Exhibits Tangible Human Rights Achievements

Havana, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is showing today tangible human rights achievements by guaranteeing access to education, health and social security amid the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States more than 50 years ago. More … Continue reading

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Cuban President Arrives in Antigua and Barbuda for CARICOM Summit

Saint John, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raúl Castro arrived here today to participate in the 6th Cuba-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Summit, focused on strengthening bilateral relations and the search for joint solutions to high-incidence problems in the region. The … Continue reading

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Cuban President to Young People: Get Ready for Tough Challenges

Havana, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) President Raul Castro has urged junior high school students to prepare for new and complex challenges ahead and called on them to continue the work of the Revolution, Granma newspaper states today. In a message … Continue reading

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Cuba attracts the attention of cruise lines

Dec 5 (Granma) Cruise line executives from the world’s most important companies agree on the interest Havana attracts as a port-of-call. A bilateral symposium held in the Cuban capital November 28-29 provided the opportunity to exchange experiences and evaluate the … Continue reading

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US Stifles Scientific Research Collaboration With Cuba, Bars Scientists From Visiting Cuba

“Health knows no borders; nor do diseases,” Gail Reed, founder of MEDICC, a nonprofit working for health equity, told Cuba’s Granma. Dec 5 (Telesur) Trump’s latest move of reinforcing the U.S.  blockade against Cuba is not only affecting trade and … Continue reading

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Cuba Denounces at UN in Geneva Negative Effects of the US Blockade

Geneva, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba denounced at the UN in Geneva the US blockade as the main obstacle facing the country for a broader cooperation in the field of biological activities, diplomatic sources informed today. When speaking at the … Continue reading

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