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Cuba, from antagonist to diplomatic player - Times LIVE

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 07:46:04 GMT

Times LIVE

Cuba, from antagonist to diplomatic player
Times LIVE
Pope Francis (R) waves to journalists as he walks beside Cuba's President Raul Castro during his departure from the Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, February 12, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE
The Pope and Castro, an unlikely partnership?wwlp.com
Patriarch Kirill met Fidel CastroTASS
Pope arrives in Cuba for historic meetingFox17
Cuba Headlines -New York Times -Sputnik International
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Pope sends telegram thanking Pres. Castro for welcome in Cuba - Vatican Radio

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:35:15 GMT

Vatican Radio

Pope sends telegram thanking Pres. Castro for welcome in Cuba
Vatican Radio
(Vatican Radio) After leaving Havana, Pope Francis sent a telegram to Cuban President Raul Castro, thanking him for hosting him and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill for their historic encounter. Calling himself a missionary of mercy and peace, the ...

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Cuba decorates Russia patriarch after pope visit - Yahoo News

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:23:09 GMT

Yahoo News

Cuba decorates Russia patriarch after pope visit
Yahoo News
Havana (AFP) - Cuba's president Raul Castro awarded the country's highest honor to Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill on Saturday, hailing his role in the communist island's relations with Moscow.
The Latest: Pope and patriarch sign joint declaration on religious unityCrux: Covering all things Catholic
Patriarch Kirill to meet with Raul Castro - Cuban Foreign MinistryTASS
Patriarch Kirill arrives in Cuba for meeting with Pope FrancisRussia Beyond the Headlines
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France Seeks Closer Ties With Cuba During Castro Visit - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:44:43 GMT

Wall Street Journal

France Seeks Closer Ties With Cuba During Castro Visit
Wall Street Journal
PARIS—French President François Hollande hosted a state dinner Monday for Cuban President Raúl Castro as France jockeys with the U.S. for an economic foothold in the Caribbean country. Mr. Castro's Paris trip marked the first official visit of a Cuban ...
On historic foray, Castro visits France as Cuba opens upBusiness Insider
France calls for end to US sanctions on Cuba during Castro visitYahoo News

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Cuba: the untaught lesson on perils of socialism - OCRegister

Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:02:02 GMT

Cuba: the untaught lesson on perils of socialism
OCRegister
We knew Obama was embracing Cuba when, at a summit last April, he shook Raul Castro's hand. Republicans were outraged to have to watch the biggest communist dictator in the world shaking hands with Castro. My main takeaway: Cuba is a political and ...

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Castro visits France as Cuba opens up for business - Fox News

Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:19:32 GMT

Jamaica Observer

Castro visits France as Cuba opens up for business
Fox News
Castro's schedule in Paris Tuesday includes meetings with the UNESCO chief Irina Bokova, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo. He is to visit later the Musee de l'Homme, a museum focusing on human evolution. The Cuban ...
Cuba's Castro in France for historic visitJamaica Observer
During visit by Cuba's Raúl Castro, France calls on US to lift embargoFox News Latino
Cuba's Castro Pays Visit to France in Historic Move to Strengthen Bilateral RelationLatin One
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Cuba's Raul Castro on grand bridge-building France trip - Yahoo News

Sat, 30 Jan 2016 14:38:25 GMT

Yahoo News

Cuba's Raul Castro on grand bridge-building France trip
Yahoo News
Paris (AFP) - Cuba's Communist President Raul Castro will be welcomed under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris during a rare state visit Monday to showcase his island's warming ties with big world powers.
Cuba's Raúl Castro on grand bridge-building France tripThe Tico Times
Cuban leader Raul Castro to France for historic state visitWRAL.com
France to offer Cuba more debt relief during Castro visit: sourceReuters
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Alan Gross says Fidel, Raul Castro no longer hold reins of power in Cuba - Fox News Latino

Sat, 23 Jan 2016 22:32:26 GMT

Fox News Latino

Alan Gross says Fidel, Raul Castro no longer hold reins of power in Cuba
Fox News Latino
U.S. citizen Alan Gross believes the Castro brothers no longer hold the reins of power in Cuba, nor are they relevant to the island's future, and he would like to visit again the country where he was imprisoned for five years as "a pawn, a prisoner of ...

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Spies and Missiles: Castro Continues to Mock the US - Newsweek

Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:37:00 GMT

Newsweek

Spies and Missiles: Castro Continues to Mock the US
Newsweek
02_05_Castro_Mock Cuban President Raul Castro attends a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on February 1. Castro kept America's missile, he sent a man thrown out of the United States for spying to America's ...
Communism in CubaHuffington Post
As Obama Courts Castro Regime, Cuban Adjustment Act Needed More than EverBreitbart News
Fidel Castro elected delegate to Cuban Communist Party CongressFox News Latino
Cuba Journal -Havana Times
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The Cuban army (Castro Inc.) and foreign investment - American Thinker (blog)

Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:18:02 GMT

Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

The Cuban army (Castro Inc.) and foreign investment
American Thinker (blog)
We've told you before that no one really invests in Cuba or does business with the Cuban people. In other words, no foreign investor is going down to Cuba and forming a joint venture with a private Cuban company to start a hotel or auto parts shop ...
Transgender Cubans Struggle for Equal Rights in Macho CubaPulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
Trudy Rubin: Excitement, fear as Cuba approaches post-Castro eraThe Spokesman Review (registration)
Cuban President Raul Castro To Visit France on Feb. 1Cuba Journal
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