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Started in Havana International Festival Jazz Plaza 2014

Started in Havana International Festival Jazz Plaza 2014 Friday, December 19, 2014 - 00:24 With an evening of music for all the senses, opened Wednesday in Havana 30 edition of the International Festival Jazz Plaza, an appointment to enjoy the best of the genre in Cuba and the region.

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Cuba will present in the international market two new types of Habanos

Cuba will present in the international market two new types of Habanos Friday, December 19, 2014 - 00:21 Cuba will present to the international market two new types of Habanos, aged between five and eight years in perfect conditions allowing enjoy a high quality product.

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Wrestling events for 2015

Wrestling events for 2015 Friday, December 19, 2014 - 00:14 Cuban wrestling will have a very competitive 2015, with several tournaments among which include the Junior Pan American Championships, from May 3 to 9 in Havana.

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Lázaro Saavedra will receive the National Arts Award

Lázaro Saavedra will receive the National Arts Award Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 01:09 Lázaro Saavedra will receive the National Arts Award 2014 at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana tomorrow. Saavedra has been protagonist of the artistic movement of the visual panorama as an integrant of Group PURE and for three decades has developed a very diverse workforce in relation to the means of expression.

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Pope welcomes the restoration of Cuba-US relations

Pope welcomes the restoration of Cuba-US relations Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 00:34 Pope Francisco today welcomed the first step towards the restoration of relations between Cuba and the United States after more than half century of bilateral dispute.

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President of the United States announces change of policy towards Cuba

President of the United States announces change of policy towards Cuba Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 00:21 US President Barack Obama today announced changes in US policy toward Cuba, including the restoration of diplomatic relations and the lifting of the ban on travel by Americans to Cuba.

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Cuban judoka tops world rankings

Cuban judoka tops world rankings Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 00:03 Cuban Idalis Ortiz ended the year on top of the world rankings over 78 kilograms and was sixth among all divisions, announced today the International Judo Federation (IJF). Ortiz accumulated 2808 points in the universal ladder of prestige, established in 2014.

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Alan Gross: Cuba Releases Him After Five Years in Prison

Alan Gross: Cuba Releases Him After Five Years in Prison Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 15:14 Held for five years in Cuba, 65-year-old American contractor Alan Gross has been released from prison and is en route to U.S. soil, ABC News has learned exclusively.

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