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Cuban tourism workers to help in the recovery of the northern keys

Cuban tourism workers to help in the recovery of the northern keys Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 19:41 A brigade with 40 tourism workers from Santiago de Cuba departed towards Coco and Guillermo keys, in Ciego de Ávila province, to help in the recovery of hotels affected by the devastating Hurricane Irma.

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Dominican Navy ship arrives in Cuba with aid for hurricane victims

Dominican Navy ship arrives in Cuba with aid for hurricane victims Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 19:27 The Patrol 301, Admiral Didiez Burgos of the Dominican Navy, docked Monday in the Havana port with more than 86 tons of aid on board to help the areas most affected by Hurricane Irma.

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Hurricane Maria strengthens to category three storm

Hurricane Maria strengthens to category three storm Monday, September 18, 2017 - 22:20 Hurricane Maria strengthened to a category 3 storm as it headed toward the Caribbean, where it was forecast to hit the Leeward Islands on Monday night.

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Trump considering closing US embassy in Cuba, according to Secretary of State

Trump considering closing US embassy in Cuba, according to Secretary of State Monday, September 18, 2017 - 22:13 The Trump administration is considering closing the recently reopened US Embassy in Havana following a string of unexplained incidents harming the health of American diplomats in Cuba, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday.

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Cuba: State will finance 50% of construction material for Irma victims

Cuba: State will finance 50% of construction material for Irma victims Monday, September 18, 2017 - 20:06 Taking into account the severe damage caused by Hurricane Irma and the positive experiences gained during the recovery of Hurricanes Sandy and Matthew, the Cuban Government decided that the State budget will fund 50 percent of the price of construction materials to be sold to people affected with the total or partial destruction of their homes.

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Cuban FM in New York for UN high-level debate

Cuban FM in New York for UN high-level debate Monday, September 18, 2017 - 19:56 Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez is in New York to participate in the high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly scheduled for September 19-25, Prensa Latina reported.

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Hurricane Irma Approaches Cuba

Hurricane Irma Approaches Cuba Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 18:41 The forecast during Tuesday afternoon indicate that the powerful Hurricane Irma is approaching the northern group of the Lower Antilles at a speed of 24 kilometers per hour.

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US reveals details of recent 'sonic attack' on Cuba diplomats

US reveals details of recent 'sonic attack' on Cuba diplomats Monday, September 4, 2017 - 19:46 A suspected acoustic attack on US embassy staff in Cuba was reported as recently as last month, US officials have revealed.

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