How US-Cuba relations work: Obama gives, Castro takes
It makes no difference if any and all business with Cuba has to be made with the son-in-law of Raul Castro. Obama was in a giving mood, and Castro was gladly willing to take. According to reports, the rules announced in September would allow American ...
Inside the Cuban Hospitals That Castro Doesn't Want Tourists to See
The socialized medical system, delivered at no charge to Cuban patients, is a key propaganda tool of the Castro regime. “Since the triumph of the Revolution, making sure that Cubans have free health care has become a fundamental social cornerstone,” ...
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Obama and Raúl Castro Meet as US-Cuba Ties Deepen
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UNITED NATIONS — President Obama and President Raúl Castro of Cuba met Tuesday for the second time in six months, continuing a gradual warming of ties that has chipped away at decades of tension between the nations but upset conservative critics of ...
"A new era": Obama, Castro meet at UN
Cuban President Raúl Castro Calls for an End to the US Trade Embargo on His ...
Obama, Castro meet as they work on thawing US-Cuba ties
Want to Do Business in Cuba? All Roads Lead to Raúl Castro's Son-in-Law
Omar Everleny Pérez is eager to show me how far Raúl Castro's overhaul of Cuba's socialist economy has advanced, and so, on a muggy evening in August, the 54-year-old economist invites me into his home in Havana's Marianao neighborhood. Above his ...
The US and Cuba: a storied history
End Cuba Embargo, Say Obama and Castro at United Nations
Castro urged Obama to use executive powers to begin dismantling Cuban embargo
Pope meets with Fidel Castro in Cuba
Francis was greeted by Castro at Jose Marti International airport in Havana, where the Pope urged Cuba to grant its people the "freedom, the means and the space" to practice their faith -- an implicit criticism of the many restrictions the country ...
Pope Francis meets Fidel Castro
Pope meets with Fidel Castro, urges Cubans to 'serve people,' not ideas
Pope Francis Meets with Fidel Castro on Second Day of Cuba Visit
In Cuba, US commerce secretary promotes private sector
In remarks to Foreign Trade Minister Rodrigo Malmierca and other officials, Pritzker said the lives of ordinary Cubans would only be improved if Cuban President Raul Castro's market-oriented reforms were extended. "We urge President Castro and his ...
US Commerce Secretary Pritzker in Cuba for embargo talks
Cuba's Castro slams US trade embargo at United Nations
UNITED NATIONS Cuba's President Raul Castro, speaking at the United Nations for the first time, on Saturday hailed renewed diplomatic ties with the United States as "major progress" but slammed a U.S. trade embargo as the top obstacle to Cuba's ...
Governor Cuomo and Raúl Castro of Cuba Meet
Obama, Cuba's President Raul Castro to Meet in New York
Raul Castro: US economic blockade against Cuba is 'main obstacle' to Cuba's ...
Cuba's really terrible internet, explained
Since the communist revolution of 1959, the Castro regime has enforced a strict ban on all forms of information flow that challenge official policy and history. Enforcing such censorship has been relatively easy for an island nation that has a monopoly ...
Pope Francis will meet Fidel Castro in Cuba – if ex-president's health allows
Pope Francis will meet with Fidel Castro during his upcoming visit to communist-controlled Cuba if the former president's health is strong enough, according to news reports. Citing a senior Vatican official who is helping to organise the three-day ...
Pope Said to Seek Meeting With Ailing Fidel Castro on Cuba Trip
Castro at UN: Cuba speaks for the toilers of the world
NEW YORK — In three speeches during his visit at the United Nations, Cuban President Raúl Castro drew attention to the deteriorating conditions faced by billions of workers and farmers around the world. He called for measures to close the gap between ...