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Cuba to welcome 27th South American Solidarity Brigade

Havana, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) The 27th South American Voluntary Work and Solidarity with Cuba Brigade will arrive here at the end of this month, composed of 84 members from Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Uruguay. According to the Cuban Institute … Continue reading

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Cuba carries out trial voting to practice for governors’ elections

Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is holding on Sunday a trial voting to practice for the elections of provincial governors and vice governors, as part of improving the political process of People Power’s system. Those elections will be held … Continue reading

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Punishing travel, a constant goal in Trump’s policy against Cuba

By Martha Andrés Román Washington, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) US president Donald Trump and his administration continue their attacks against travel to Cuba, by pushing restrictions on charter flights that will make it even more difficult to visit provinces outside … Continue reading

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Cuba rejects new flight restrictions imposed by the US

Havana, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has slammed the new restrictions on flights to the island from the United States announced by the Trump administration on Friday, yet another measure that adds to the escalation of hostile actions against the … Continue reading

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Internet and the dirty U.S. war on Cuba

Funds allocated by the U.S. government to promote regime change in Cuba are euphemistically camouflaged as “pro-democracy programs” to finance mercenary groups, scholarships to train young Cubans as fake leaders, and a dirty Internet war Jan 7 (Granma) One of … Continue reading

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Cuban judiciary must be characterized by its ethics

Havana, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel called for a Cuban judicial system characterized by its ethics, commitment and honesty, at the annual sector inauguration on Thursday. Strength in the creation and enforcement of law is also needed, as … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel highlights Cuba’s role in defending regional integration

Havana, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is an active regional actor in the defense of Latin American and Caribbean integration, President Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted this Thursday, on sharing an article on the issue published in local press. The president shared … Continue reading

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Cuban president reiterates solidarity with Australia following fires

Havana, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel reiterated Cuba’s solidarity with Australia today, where bushfires have caused the loss of six million hectares and the deaths of about twenty people. The president tweeted that what has happened in Australia … Continue reading

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US judge dismisses case against cruise company operating in Cuba

Havana, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Trade and Investment Minister Rodrigo Malmierca said that Cuba does not recognize any US acts that violate international law. ‘A judge in the US dismissed a lawsuit against Swiss company MSC Cruises S.A. on … Continue reading

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Cuban president reiterates illegality of Helms-Burton Act

Havana, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday reiterated that the lawsuit yesterday dismissed in US courts against a Swiss cruise company ‘proves us right on the illegality of Title III of the Helms-Burton Act.’ The head … Continue reading

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