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Obama will revive military commission system por prosecuting prisioners at Guantanamo Bay

Reports indicate that US President Barack Obama may revive the military commission system for prosecuting terrorism suspects at Guantanamo Bay. Read More

National Culture Distinction Bestowed on Four Cuban Intellectuals

The National Culture Distinction was awarded to four Cuban intellectuals in the eastern province of Guantanamo in recognition of their contribution to the country´s literature patrimony. Read More

New center to assist HIV/AIDS patients in Cuba

<div> The new center will track the patients from the six eastern Cuban provinces of Camaguey, Las Tunas, Holguin, Granma, Guantanamo and Santiago de Cuba. </div> Read More

Miss Universe, Dayana Mendoza, is back home from the US Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Miss Universe, Dayana Mendoza, is back home from the US Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and she says she “had a wonderful time” visiting several days with the soldiers as part of the U.S.O. Armed Forces Entertainment Tour. Read More

Theater in Cuban Mountains

The Theater Crusade project, aimed at promoting performing arts in mountainous communities, has reached faraway zones in eastern Cuba. Read More

Guantanamo Meets Humane Standards, Report Finds

The conditions of confinement at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba meet the standards set forth in Common Article 3 of the Geneva Conventions, according to a Pentagon report. Read More

Obama`s orders to close Guantánamo prison receive welcome

U.S. President Obama signed three executive orders and a presidential directive, asking for the closure of the controversial facility within one year, a systematic review of detention policies and procedures and all individual cases, and a ban on harsh interrogation methods. Read More

Argentinean Guitarist Amestro Victor Pellegrini Tours Cuba East to West

Argentiean Guitar Amestro Victor Pellegrini will start an east-to-west tour across Cuba this Friday in Guantanamo city with the first of 15 concerts, closing the tour at the Amadeo Roldan Theater in this capital. Read More

US president-elect Barack Obama Ratifies Promise to Close Gitmo Prison

US president-elect Barack Obama ratified its commitment Sunday of closing the jail of the US naval base of Guantánamo, southeast of Cuba, although he pointed out that it will take time. Read More

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