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President Castro confirms restoration of relations with the US

President Castro confirms restoration of relations with the US Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 19:28 Army General Raul Castro confirmed today in a letter to US President Barack Obama that he took the decision to restore diplomatic relations with Washington, Cuban television reported.

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Obama: full restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba

Obama: full restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba  Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 19:10 President Barack Obama, along with Vice President Joe Biden, appeared in the Rose Garden of the White House to announce that an agreement with Havana to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba on July 20 and to open the respective embassies in Washington and Havana has been reached.

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Cuba first country to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Cuba first country to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 18:17 In a ceremony at the headquarters of the Pan American Health Organization in Washington, WHO has delivered the first certification in the world to a nation for having eliminated the mother-to-child transmission of HIV and congenital syphilis.

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Pope Francis to Cuba as a messenger of "reconciliation and peace"

Pope Francis to Cuba as a messenger of "reconciliation and peace" Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 19:43 Pope Francis will visit Cuba from September 19 to 22 as "messenger of mercy" to promote "reconciliation and peace" of the island with the United States and among Cubans, said on Monday the Catholic Bishops of Cuba in a message.

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Global Links persists in sending humanitarian aid to Cuba

Global Links persists in sending humanitarian aid to Cuba Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 18:20 A load of medical supplies valued at $ 140,000 was sent to Cuba last week by the non-profit organization Global Links.

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Cuba and Mexico made X Meeting on migration issues

Cuba and Mexico made X Meeting on migration issues Friday, June 26, 2015 - 18:57 The behavior of the migratory flow between Cuba and Mexico and the balance of the implementation of bilateral migration agreement were central themes of the just-concluded Tenth Meeting of the Working Group on Migration and Consular Affairs Cuba-Mexico

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ETECSA authorized mobile balance transfer from June 29

ETECSA authorized mobile balance transfer from June 29 Friday, June 26, 2015 - 18:32 Using the code *234# from June 29 any prepaid mobile phone user can transfer the available balance in their account to another person, the Master of Science Luis Manuel Diaz Naranjo, director of Corporate Communications ETECSA confirmed to Juventud Rebelde exclusively.

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Friendly basketball match between Cuba and the US

Friendly basketball match between Cuba and the US Friday, June 26, 2015 - 18:14 The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, American University men's basketball team and a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), will arrive in Cuba next August 6 to face in friendly matches, the national assembly on days 8, 9 and 11.

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