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Monthly Archives: February 2012

WASHINGTON Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says the United States has made no deal or concessions with Cuba to free imprisoned American Alan Gross. Clinton called the continued imprisonment Continue reading
We are repeatedly told that timing is a crucial factor, especially if you are up for re-election in less than eight months. Venezuelaâ??s Incumbent President Hugo Chavez is man whose circumstances demand Continue reading
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said he was in good physical condition after a successful surgery in Cuba. Vice President Elias Jaua on Tuesday read a statement on his behalf in a televised speech. The Continue reading
Celebrating 150 Years of Bringing People Together You can?t enjoy a cocktail without being touched by founder Don Facundo Bacardi Masso ? it was his pioneering vision 150 years ago that forever changed Continue reading
By Laura Rozen | The Envoy â?? 47 mins ago Egyptian police raided the offices of NGO offices in Cairo in December. (AFP)Egyptian officials said on Wednesday that a travel ban has been lifted on U.S. pro-democracy Continue reading
President Hugo Chavez's government urged Venezuelans on Wednesday to ignore rumors that the socialist leader's cancer may be worse than officially reported. Despite allies' upbeat assessment of his latest Continue reading
A former CIA "ghost prisoner" who grew up near Baltimore admitted to a U.S. war crimes court on Wednesday that he was an al Qaeda money courier and martyr-in-training now prepared to help prosecute other Continue reading
Angela Castro, the eldest sister of Cuban revolutionary leaders Fidel and Raul Castro, has died following a long illness, another sibling who lives in exile has confirmed. At 88, Angela was the first of the seven Castro brothers... Continue reading
Relaciones Cuba-EEUUEl representante republicano David Rivera le arguyó que las reformas económicas emprendidas por La Habana no son legítimas Continue reading
Presidential mistress (while a teenager) Mimi Alford claims the President who remains the most popular in modern U.S. poppers during a nude swimming party at the Palm Springs estate of Bing Crosby, the Continue reading
Denuncia desde la prisión Nieves MorejónFélix Reyes Gutiérrez29 de febrero de 2011Ranchuelo, Cuba – – Los reclusos que presentan problemas de salud en la prisión Nieves Morejón de Sancti Spíritus... Continue reading
Contra la Censura en CubaLos firmantes denunciamos las acciones de censura que en el transcurso de los últimos meses se han estado llevando a cabo contra comunidades y colectivos culturales e informativos de la población cubana, entre los que... Continue reading
De la verdadera Cuba…seguiré siendoFroilan Rodríguez28 de febrero de 2012Florida – – Con frecuencia escucho decir a decenas de compatriotas exiliados, que atrás, en Cuba, dejaron abundantes riquezas y un promisori... Continue reading
La secretaria de Estado Hillary Clinton calificó el miércoles como "positivos" la liberación de presos políticos y los cambios en la política económica adoptados recientemente por el gobierno cubano, aunque se abstuvo de atribuirlos directamente... Continue reading
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba -- A former Maryland resident pleaded guilty Wednesday to helping al-Qaida plot attacks from his native Pakistan, reaching a plea deal with the U.S. government that spares Continue reading
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday that Washington sees no intention to invite Cuba to the forthcoming summit of the Americas. The top U.S. diplomat told the House Committee on Continue reading
El barco “Crucero por la paz” de Japón, que recorre el mundo con activistas contra las amenazas nucleares y ambientales, llegará mañana a Cuba, donde en 2010 sus tripulantes se reunieron con el expresidente Fidel Castro, informaron medios oficial... Continue reading
Although the organizers of The Book Fair of Havana, held from February 9 to 19 in the old fortress of La Cabaña, sent the texts to the provincial bookstores where they will continue the sales and presentations, the event is now part of the past because the capital’s publishers finalized their rituals of promotion and [...] Continue reading
Agencias Washington En un debate en la Comisión de Relaciones Exteriores, la secretaria de Estado ... Continue reading
A Cuban School of Mediocrity and SexFebruary 29, 2012Osmel AlmaguerHAVANA TIMES, Feb 29 — "Students here have no interest in learning," said the principal of the polytechnic institute where I recently started working as a teacher."Just... Continue reading
Despite Improved U.S. Relations With Cuba, Barriers to Progress RemainBy Catherine Cheney | 29 Feb 2012In the first high-level meeting between the United States and Cuba since former U.S. President Jimmy Carter met with Cuban President Raul Castro in 2... Continue reading
WASHINGTON -; Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says the United States has made no deal or concessions with Cuba to free imprisoned American Alan ... Continue reading
Alejandro Ernesto / EPA A man lits his self-made cigar during a cigar rolling seminar at the XIV Festival del Habano in Havana, Cuba on Wednesday.This year focuses on the Cohiba brand and its famous Continue reading
Havana, February 29 (Prensa Latina) Eleven Cuban athletes will participate in the IAAF World Indoor Championships to be held in the city of Istanbul, Turkey, from March 9-10, local authorities said. ... Continue reading
Professor of Traditional Korean Music Graduate School of Traditional Culture and Arts Sookmyung Womenâ??s University â??Quiéreme mucho, dulce amor mío / que amante siempre te adoraré.â?� Cuba`s national Continue reading
9:34pm GMT By CARACAS (Reuters) - President Hugo Chavez's government urged Venezuelans on Wednesday to ignore rumors the socialist leader's health may be worse than the official version that he is in Continue reading
According to an intelligence report revealed by Wikileaks, the health of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is far worse than is being shared with the public. The report, which includes testimony from Russian Continue reading
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Venezuelan authorities said President Hugo Chavez was in good condition Tuesday after surgeons in Cuba removed a lesion from his pelvic area, where they cut out a cancerous tumor last year."The ... Continue reading
Ukraine is interested in further development of cooperation with Cuba in medicine and pharmaceutics, President Viktor Yanukovych said at a meeting with Vice President of the Council of Ministers Marino Continue reading
Daniel Abugattás, presidente del Congreso peruano ha declarado que ‘’Perú tiene que aprender de Cuba en varios temas’’ Continue reading
b) 'a number of medical professionals to discuss the measures and the impact on the health system.' Are we talking Newsnight Producer twofer from the iPhone 'A' list, a QT 'random sample', or what? I Continue reading
Posted By:earlybird, 2/29/2012 4:31:22 PM GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba â?? A former Maryland resident pleaded guilty Wednesday to helping al-Qaida plot attacks from his native Pakistan, reaching a Continue reading
C. Wright Mills, the radical Columbia University sociologist who died 50 years ago (March 20, 1962) at age 45, would have loved Occupy Wall Street. In the 1950s, when most college professors were cautious Continue reading
Angela Castro - the eldest sister of Cuban leaders Fidel and Raul Castro - has died in Cuba after a long illness, another sibling says. Angela,… Continue reading
The 8th Annual will present performances, workshops, lectures and a film screening by master and emerging Caribbean and Latino musicians and choreographers, each offering a unique look at the power of Continue reading
29 de febrero de 2012, 16:04Havana, Feb 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Lázaro Bruzon reached a personal record of 2,694 ELO points at the world ranking of the International Chess Federation this Wednesday, Continue reading
29 de febrero de 2012, 16:25Havana, Feb 29 (Prensa Latina) Antonio Guerrero, one of the five anti-terrorist Cubans serving long sentences in the United States, thanked international solidarity with their Continue reading
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Cumbre de las AméricasLa secretaria de Estado fue preguntada al respecto por la jefa de la comisión de Exteriores de la Cámara de Representantes, la cubanoamericana Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Continue reading
Luis Felipe Díaz Galeano, cubano residente en Madrid ha fundado la editorial Atmósfera Literaria a fines del 2011 Continue reading
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones Los Angeles ¿Qué será del régimen si le falla el apoyo de Caracas? ... Continue reading
              A Felipe le encantaba juntarse con maricones, a pesar de que, como dicen en la Baja Alemania, estaba "bien definido". Para su mujer aquello no era un problema: podía tener amigos que a la vez eran sus a... Continue reading
WASHINGTON Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says the United States has made no deal or concessions with Cuba to free imprisoned American Alan Gross.Clinton called the continued imprisonment Continue reading
Desalojo de familia en El CobreMiércoles, 29 de Febrero de 2012 05:20Ainí Martin ValeroRegla, La Habana (PD) El pasado 16 de febrero una familia en el poblado El Cobre, en Santiago de Cuba, fue desalojada de su vivienda.Lidia Arrasola Ló... Continue reading