For his support of Africa's liberation struggles, Namibia granted the Order of Welwitschia to the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, during the inauguration of the new State House of the Government of this African nation.
Legendary Cuban musician Israel Lopez, known to the world as Cachao and credited with being one of the originators of the mambo musical style, died on Saturday in Miami, his spokesman announced. He was 89. Read More
Angola will celebrate on Saturday for the first time the anniversary of the 1988 battle of Cuito Cuanavale which changed the region's political landscape, accelerating the independence of Namibia and the fall of apartheid in South Africa. Read More
Spanish artist Luis Eduardo Aute and his wife, Maria del Carmen Rosado, received on Thursday in Havana the Cuban National Culture Distinction, the highest award granted by the Cuban Council of State in this field. Read More