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Cuba Sends Humanitarian Aid to The Bahamas

Cuba is willing to contribute to the recovery of the Caribbean nation despite the economic sanctions imposed by the U.S. Sept 11 (teleSUR) Cuba sent the first shipment of humanitarian aid to the Bahamas Wednesday, as the archipelago was severely … Continue reading

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Growing US hostility forces Cuba to take contingency measures

Havana, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) Faced with growing hostility and hardened blockade by the US administration, the Cuban Government has been forced to take short-term measures to cope with what amounts to an all-out economic war, President Miguel Diaz-Canel explained … Continue reading

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US hostility to Cuba has ‘failed,’ Cuban trade unionists tells delegates

Workers Central Union of Cuba general secretary Ulises Guilarte de Nacimiento speaks at Cuba Solidarity Campaign’s fringe meeting Sept 10 (The Morning Star) The US blockade of Cuba has “failed” because the country “has not been able to defeat us,” … Continue reading

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Cuban Health Ministry launches Twitter Campaign

Havana, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Public Health Ministry launched a Twitter campaign this Tuesday from 10:00 am local time, with the purpose of challenging the media campaign against the island’s medical cooperation efforts in over 60 countries of … Continue reading

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‘Cuba Doesn’t Betray Its Brothers’: Ratifies Support For Venezuela

Cuba’s Ambassador to Venezuela Rogelio Polanco stated that Cuba “doesn’t betray its brothers nor its principles.” Sept 10 (teleSUR) Cuba’s Ambassador to Venezuela Rogelio Polanco ratified Tuesday the support of the Caribbean island to President Nicolas Maduro and the civic-military union of … Continue reading

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Cuba Denounces Tightening of US Blockade at UN

United Nations, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) The United States blockade against Cuba is the most unjust, severe and prolonged system of unilateral sanctions applied against any country, denounced the Cuban Mission to the United Nations this Tuesday. In a statement, … Continue reading

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Helms-Burton Defeated in Spain (+Melia)

By Leonel Nodal Sept 9 (Orinoco Tribune) The Spanish justice order dismissing  the lawsuit filed against the Meliá hotel group by the Sánchez-Hill family, which sought to obtain a millionaire monetary compensation for alleged illegal use of nationalized properties in … Continue reading

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Vietnam and Cuba open Intergovernmental Commission session

Hanoi, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese and Cuban experts assessed on Monday the possibilities of bilateral trade and cooperation in what was the prologue to the 37th Session of the Intergovernmental Commission between the two nations. The two countries worked … Continue reading

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Cuba: Denounces U.S. Cyber Attacks Against the Nation

Cyber attacks, media campaigns and the blockade against Cuba by the U.S. go against international law and U.N. protocols: Cuba Minister of Communication Sept 9 (teleSUR) During one of the first United Nations General Assembly meetings held on Monday, Cuba’s Minister … Continue reading

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EU interested in expanding cooperation with Cuba

Havana, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) After a long working day in Havana to look into expanding cooperation, the High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, was welcome by Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel. … Continue reading

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