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Replica of U.S. slave ship sails into Havana

A replica of the 19th century slave ship Amistad, made famous in a Stephen Spielberg movie, sailed into Havana Bay on Thursday with U.S. and Cuba flags flying side by side in a hopeful display of friendship. Read More

Fidel Castro Applauds Passage of Obama's Health Care Overhaul

Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Thursday declared passage of American health care reform &quot;a miracle&quot; and a major victory for Obama's presidency, but couldn't help chide the United States for taking so long to enact what communist Cuba achieved decades ago.<br /> Read More

UNESCO Opens Dominican Event on Jose Marti

The thought of Jose Martí is our radiant soul, Dominican Republic´s Labor Ministry Max Puig stated, when inaugurating the 6th meeting of the World Council of the UNESCO Project on the Cuban National Hero. Read More

China, Cuba for Wider Cultural Bonds

Cuba and China explore new ways to enlarge cultural links, including greater diffusion of their respective literary creations, and that is the objective of a Cuban delegation on a visit to that country. Read More

Attorney general replaced for health reasons

Cuba announced its second leadership reorganization of the month on Tuesday, replacing Attorney General Juan Escalona Reguera, who fought under Fidel and Raul Castro in the rebel army that toppled dictator Fulgencio Batista more than half a century ago. Read More

Cuban film Montaña de Luz highly acclaimed in Mexico

Vivian Martínez Tabares, the Cultural counselor of the Cuban embassy presented in San Miguel de Allende, in front of a huge public, made in good part by US residents, the Cuban documentary Montaña de Luz. Read More

Cubadisco 2010: International Symposium

The Center for Research and Development of Cuban Music (CIDMUC) and the Organizing Committee of Cubadisco 2010 –Havana’s international record fair and contest-invite Cuban music lovers to participate in an international symposium that will be held from May 17 through the 21. Read More

Cuba Readies for April 25 Election

The head of the Cuban National Electoral Committee, Ana María Mari Machado, stressed the importance of electoral authorities correctly carrying out their responsibilities at all levels to have a successful April 25 elections. Read More

Raul Castro: Fidel Doing 'Very Well For His Age'

There is new information regarding the health of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro. His brother, Raul, says his 83-year-old brother is doing &quot;very well for his age,&quot; despite a health crisis that forced him to step down as Cuba's leader and has kept him out of public for almost four years. Read More

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