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Castro 200, Obama 0: While Talks Continue, Beatings Continue - Newsweek

Wed, 27 May 2015 21:00:09 GMT

Newsweek

Castro 200, Obama 0: While Talks Continue, Beatings Continue
Newsweek
When President Barack Obama junked 60 years of U.S. foreign policy to seek a rapprochement with the Castro regime in Cuba, he was aware that he would be accused of ignoring human rights. After all, the Obama administration got next to nothing for the ...
Baltimore Orioles to play in Cuba amid US thawYahoo Sports
Eyeing the next frontier, Miami law firms ramp up Cuba strategyStabroek News
$75000 will get you a lot of house in Havana — if you're CubanWashington Post
Valdosta Daily Times
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Cuba Ready to Exchange Diplomats, Raúl Castro Says - New York Times

Wed, 13 May 2015 00:18:21 GMT

U.S. News & World Report

Cuba Ready to Exchange Diplomats, Raúl Castro Says
New York Times
MEXICO CITY — The United States and Cuba appear to be edging closer to an agreement to restore full diplomatic ties, with President Raúl Castro of Cuba saying Tuesday that his country was ready to exchange ambassadors once it was formally removed ...
Cuba ready to name US ambassador, Castro saysWashington Post
Raul Castro: US and Cuba ambassadors to be named soonU.S. News & World Report
Why is Castro's Cuba Suddenly Pro-Gay?American Thinker
Al Jazeera America -Reuters -Politico
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François Hollande of France Meets Fidel and Raúl Castro in Cuba - New York Times

Tue, 12 May 2015 14:37:14 GMT

New York Times

François Hollande of France Meets Fidel and Raúl Castro in Cuba
New York Times
President François Hollande of France has called for an end to the United States trade embargo against Cuba, where he met with Fidel Castro in the first visit by a Western head of state to Havana since the United States announced plans in December to ...
Hollande meets with Fidel Castro during historic visit to CubaFRANCE 24
France's Hollande meets Fidel and Raul Castro in HavanaBBC News
Hollande meets Castro brothers in CubaThe Local.fr
euronews
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White House expected to remove Cuba from state sponsor of terrorism list - Al Jazeera America

Tue, 26 May 2015 17:47:43 GMT

Al Jazeera America

White House expected to remove Cuba from state sponsor of terrorism list
Al Jazeera America
Former Cuban President Fidel Castro nationalized all businesses in his country after taking power, prompting the United States to close its embassy in Havana in 1961 and impose a crippling embargo. Later that year, the U.S. tried to overthrow Castro in ...
How things have remarkably changed between US and CubaVisalia Times-Delta
Louis A. Perez Jr.: Remarkable change in US-Cuba relationsGulf Today

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Castro thanks Pope Francis for brokering thaw between Cuba and US - The Guardian

Sun, 10 May 2015 14:35:45 GMT

The Guardian

Castro thanks Pope Francis for brokering thaw between Cuba and US
The Guardian
“If the pope keeps going the way he's going, I'll come back to the Catholic church,” Castro said at a news conference at the office of the Italian prime minister, Matteo Renzi, whom he met after the Vatican talks. “When the pope goes to Cuba in ...
Raul Castro's Daughter Mariela Sponsors Blessing Of Cuban Gay CouplesHuffington Post
Castro: Pope Francis So Impressive I Might Return to ChurchABC News
Raul Castro comes to Vatican to meet Pope FrancisFox News
BBC News
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Raul Castro Meets Pope Francis Ahead of US-Cuba Trip - NBCNews.com

Sun, 10 May 2015 11:53:12 GMT

NBCNews.com

Raul Castro Meets Pope Francis Ahead of US-Cuba Trip
NBCNews.com
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis, who helped broker a historic thaw between the United States and Cuba, held talks with Cuban President Raul Castro on Sunday ahead of the pontiff's trip to both countries in September. The brother of Cuba's revolutionary ...

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Speed Read: Castro Tell-All Calls Cuban Leader a House-Hungry, Hoops ... - Daily Beast

Wed, 13 May 2015 22:14:08 GMT

Daily Beast

Speed Read: Castro Tell-All Calls Cuban Leader a House-Hungry, Hoops ...
Daily Beast
Juan Reinaldo Sanchez was part of Castro's elite security team. For 17 years he saw the inner workings of the Cuban leader's life. In 1994, he tried to retire. However, instead of letting him fade away on a farm somewhere, he was imprisoned and tortured.

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Americans could soon be thanking Fidel Castro for their revolutionary cancer drugs - Washington Post

Tue, 12 May 2015 10:28:35 GMT

The Independent

Americans could soon be thanking Fidel Castro for their revolutionary cancer drugs
Washington Post
Cuban health care is a keen topic of debate here in the United States. If your allegiances lie on the left of the political spectrum, you're likely to see the communist government's clinics as godsends — well, Che Guevara-sends — responsible for a ...
US to study Cuba's lung cancer vaccine: What the world can learn from Castro's ...The Independent
US to study Cuba's lung cancer vaccine: What the world can learn from Fidel ...Belfast Telegraph
Cuba's new lung cancer treatment could go global as US eases relations with ...mirror.co.uk
Express.co.uk -Wired
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After a visit from the pope, Mr. Castro has much to confess - Washington Post

Mon, 18 May 2015 22:57:41 GMT

USA TODAY

After a visit from the pope, Mr. Castro has much to confess
Washington Post
Who am I to tell the pope how to be, well . . . the pope? But after President Raúl Castro of Cuba, an observant communist for most of his life, said he was so impressed with Francis that he was considering returning to the Roman Catholic Church, I ...
Voices: Don't ignore signs of progress in CubaUSA TODAY
Was Raul Castro Joking About His Return to the Church?Patheos (blog)
After Meeting Pope, Communist Castro Considers CatholicismThe New American

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Elian Gonzalez Opens Up About His Relationship With Fidel Castro - WHAS 11.com (subscription)

Thu, 21 May 2015 12:41:34 GMT

WHAS 11.com (subscription)

Elian Gonzalez Opens Up About His Relationship With Fidel Castro
WHAS 11.com (subscription)
Elian returned to Cuba a national -- but somewhat frightened -- hero, greeted by his elementary school classmates and a national TV audience. Castro, not knowing what the boy has been told about him and worried he would be afraid, skipped the airport ...

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