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Irma: Cuba sends hundreds of doctors to Caribbean islands devastated by hurricane

Cuba has sent doctors to several Caribbean islands ravaged by Hurricane Irma. (more…)

Candidate Nominations for Municipal Assemblies has begun in Cuba

September 4, 2017

Cubans voting in municipal elections. Photo: Bill Hackwell

The nomination of candidates for delegates to the municipal assemblies of People’s Power begins today in Cuba, with the holding of a pilot meeting in each municipality. (more…)

250 Thousand March for Missing Activist Santiago Maldonado

September 1, 2017

Tens of thousands of Argentines have demonstrated across the country, demanding answers one month after the disappearance of an indigenous rights activist. (more…)

Former FARC Combatants leave Bogota to Study Medicine in Cuba

August 27, 2017

Two hundred former combatants of the Revolutionary Army Forces of Colombia (FARC-EP) chosen to be students at the Latin American School of Medicine (ELAM) in Havana were given a farewell sendoff today at the Cuban Embassy in Colombia where they signed the code of ethics. (more…)

Open Letter to the People and Government of the United States of America by the People of Venezuela

September 6, 2017

The people of Venezuela wish to address the people of the United States of America. You must know that on August 11, 2017, President Donald Trump threatened the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela with direct military intervention. (more…)

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