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June 5th

Key Address by José Ramón Machado Ventura the head of the cuban delegation to the Conference on World Food Security

<div align="left"> &quot;Hunger and malnourishment are the result of an international economic order that maintains and deepens poverty, inequality and injustice&quot;, saids the head of the cuban delegation to the meeting <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Mr. Chairman,<br /> <br /> Two years ago, in this very hall, the international community agreed to eradicate world hunger. The aim to halve the number of malnourished people by 2015 was set. That modest and inadequate goal is bound to strike us as a pipe-dream today.<br /> Read More

III Encounter of Card magicians Havana, in the Cuban capital

The III Encounter of Card magicians Havana, set for June 4-6 in the Cuban capital includes cards magic for children and young people at its doors. Read More

In Cuba: World premiere in the French Movie Festival

Year after year, and for more than a decade, the French Movie Festival has become one of the most important moments for the seventh art. It has also become a party for movie lovers, not only in the capital but all over the country. Read More

Venezuela Foreign Minister Reiterates Extradition Request in Posada Carriles Case

Venezuelan Foreign Minister Nicolas Maduro took the floor after Washington's ambassador to the OAS said that his country condemns terrorism. ''That is why we formally ask, once again, that the fugitive, Luis Posada Carriles, be captured and extradited to Venezuela.'' Read More

June 4th

Cuban Yes I Can, Yo si puedo, Program Helps 3.2 Million

Cuban Yes I Can (Yo si puedo) program has helped near 3.2 million people from 28 countries get rid of illiteracy, said Education Ministry Collaboration Director Rafael Bell. Read More

Statue from Che to travel around Argentinean capital

Close to 80th anniversary of the birth of Ernesto Guevara, a gigantic statue of him toured the streets of Buenos Aires, before being embarked to the city of Rosario, birth land of the revolutionary. Read More

Books of the Cuban retired general, Fabian Escalante are presented in Mexico

The Cuban retired general, Fabian Escalante, took part last 29 of May in the presentation of his books in a ceremony held at the National Mexican Autonomous University (UNAM, after its initials in Spanish). Read More

Young Cuban piano player achieves award in Colombia

Acording to the high quality of artistic teaching in our country, the Cuban piano player Marcos Madrigal Soto also achieved a prize these days in the category of Performance, in this case, in the third Concorso Internazionale Pianistico Citta´ Di Avezzano, Italy. Read More

Latin American movie festival in Nicaragua ended with the Cuban film “El Benny”

With the screening of the movie El Benny, presented by the Cuban Ambassador, Luís Hernández Ojeda, was closed the Latin American movie festival organized by the diplomatic missions from the Latin American and Caribbean Group on May 29, 2008. Read More

Russian Children and teenagers Pay Homage to Cuba during the celebrations of International Children's Day

Russian children and teenagers paid homage to Cuba during the celebrations of International Children's Day in the city of Kubinka, Moscow. A Prensa Latina report says the tribute began with a painting contest on Cuban themes in which 23 children from several schools in the city participated. Read More