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  • Cuba’s future

    Cuba’s future

    The period following the disintegration of the Soviet Union was the most critical in Cuba. Even the most optimistic thought Communist Cuba would die a natural death in the absence of Soviet economic and military assistance. What Castro did was to attempt further ideological rigidity. He rejected perestroika and simply fine-tuned the existing politico-economic structures without disowning Marxism-Leninism. Doing more with less became the battle cry of Cuban leaders. Today, that option doesn’t exist.

    August 12, 2021
  • Cuba reports 8,893 new Covid cases

    Cuba reports 8,893 new Covid cases

    As of now, there are 46,724 active cases in the country, while 451 patients have been admitted to intensive care units.

    August 8, 2021
  • Mexican Prez calls for ‘new coexistence’ of American states

    Mexican Prez calls for ‘new coexistence’ of American states

    "The people of Cuba deserve the prize of dignity," he said

    July 25, 2021
  • Revolt in Cuba

    Revolt in Cuba

    The decision has been greeted with derision, with a critic tweeting, “Blood wasn’t spilled on Cuban streets in order to import a few extra suitcases.”

    July 18, 2021
  • Cuba, Haiti stir fresh political pressures for Biden

    Cuba, Haiti stir fresh political pressures for Biden

    We’re going to be taking a close look at what has and has not worked in the past, and unfortunately in the case of Cuba, there may be more that has not worked than what has worked, said State Department, spokesman Ned Price

    July 14, 2021
  • Cuban President accuses US of stoking social unrest

    Cuban President accuses US of stoking social unrest

    Diaz-Canel said he was taking "to clarify that a whole group of interests has tried to discredit the work of the government"

    July 13, 2021
  • Biggest anti-govt protests in Cuba for decades as woes mount

    Biggest anti-govt protests in Cuba for decades as woes mount

    As if pandemic outbreaks had not existed all over the world, the Cuban-American mafia has created a whole campaign,” President Miguel Diaz-Canel said

    July 12, 2021
  • Tropical storm Elsa hits Cuba

    Tropical storm Elsa hits Cuba

    The storm has its centre about 216 m southeast of Cabo Cruz in the eastern province of Granma

    July 5, 2021
  • 3 dead as Elsa ravages Caribbean, aims for Cuba

    3 dead as Elsa ravages Caribbean, aims for Cuba

    Elsa prompted Gov. Ron DeSantis to declare a state of emergency in 15 Florida counties

    July 4, 2021
  • Vaccine Inequality

    Vaccine Inequality

    Several developing countries like India, Brazil, Cuba and Southeast Asian nations have the capacity and experience to produce vaccines. Vaccine production needs international cooperation, in terms of raw materials which are scattered across the world as well as technology and production capacity. A waiver enables transfer of technology which will attract investment.

    May 15, 2021
  • Change in Havana

    Change in Havana

    The nation is now headed for what they call a generational shift, almost inevitable with the march of time.

    April 21, 2021
  • Cuban Prez elected head of communist party

    Cuban Prez elected head of communist party

    The rest of the members of the new Political Bureau, Secretariat, and Central Committee of the PCC were also elected during the session.

    April 20, 2021
  • Status of Cuba

    Status of Cuba

    The subtext of the message must be that the Castro regime must end its support for international terrorism and subversion of US justice. As much is clear from Mr Pompeo’s supplementary to his message.

    January 15, 2021
  • US trade embargo causes $144bn losses for Cuban economy

    US trade embargo causes $144bn losses for Cuban economy

    The latest US sanctions against Cuba were imposed late last month.

    October 23, 2020
  • Cuba is victim of ‘terrorism organized, financed and executed by US’: FM Bruno Rodriguez

    Cuba is victim of ‘terrorism organized, financed and executed by US’: FM Bruno Rodriguez

    The decision by the US government prohibits the sale or license for the export of defense articles and services to the nations contained in the blacklist.

    May 14, 2020
  • 7.7 magnitude ‘hazardous’ earthquake hits Caribbean coast off Jamaica; possibility of tsunami waves

    7.7 magnitude ‘hazardous’ earthquake hits Caribbean coast off Jamaica; possibility of tsunami waves

    A Caribbean-wide tsunami warning was issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center but lifted about two hours later. And Cuba's Seismology Service said there was no danger of a tsunami on the island.

    January 29, 2020
  • Cuba slams extension of US ban on flights

    Cuba slams extension of US ban on flights

    He further wrote that it was a "serious violation of human rights and freedom of travel of US citizens and hinders family reunification".

    January 11, 2020