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Cuban ballplayers coming to Boston for Friendship Games Aug. 23-30

Over the past three years, ten American softball teams have been invited to Havana for an annual tournament. But no Cuban team has been allowed to compete on American shores in more than 50 years. Read More

Ecuadorians Benefit with Cuban Product Heberprot-p

The Cuban product Heberprot-p, to cure complaints resulting from diabetes, is welcomed in Ecuador for the results reported by patients with treatment in this South American country. Read More

Dengue Fears in Cuba After Spike in Mosquito Numbers

High mosquito concentrations in Cuba has residents worried as rumors of dengue and yellow fever outbreaks spread. Read More

Defense Team For One of Cuban 5 Files Appeal in U.S. Court

The defense team for Gerardo Hernandez, one of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters sentenced to long prison terms in the United States, will file an appeal on Monday, Aug 20, to overturn his unjust conviction Read More

Latin American Artists Acclaimed at Rossini Opera Festival

Artists from Cuba, Argentina and Peru were praised by critics at the 33 Rossini Opera Festival (ROF) taking place from August 10 to 23 in Pesaro, northeastern Italy. Read More

Spanish driver in Oswaldo Payá crash to be tried Aug. 31

The Spanish politician accused in the deaths of Cuban dissidents Oswaldo Payá and Harold Cepero will go on trial Aug. 31 on a charge of vehicular homicide Read More

Cubans to World Chess Olympiad in Istambul

The Cuban male and female chess teams to represent the Caribbean island in the 2012 World Chess Olympiad in Istanbul, Turkey were presented today in the Cuban capital. Read More