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Hugo Chavez Wants to Rule Venezuela Until 2031

<p style="text-align: justify;">The Atlantic Wire. By Adam Clark Estes. Among other things, Hugo Chávez cited "reasons of love" in declaring his intent to seek a third six-year term as Venezuela's president over the weekend. The 56-year-old socialist leader told the press that last month's surgery in Cuba to remove a baseball-sized tumor had been tremendously successful and while he said there were still some risks, he was cancer-free and ready to renew his commitment to Venezuela. Read More

Angola: Country's Minister Satisfied At Cuba's Social Authorities Works

<p style="text-align: justify;">22 July 2011. Havana — Angola's minister of Welfare and Social Reintegration, João Baptista Kussumua, said he had a good impression from the manner Cuba treats its disabled children, ANGOP has learnt. Speaking to members of Cuba's Embassy to Angola, after leaving that country, following his four-day visit, the minister acknowledged the value given to the citizens, whatever their health, physical or mental state is. Read More

President Chavez returns to Venezuela from Cuba

<p style="text-align: justify;">CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Hugo Chavez has returned to Venezuela after spending almost a week in Cuba to receive chemotherapy treatment for his cancer.The 56-year-old socialist leader's flight from Havana arrived Saturday night. Read More

Mexico: 350 Organizations Call for Solidarity March with Cuba

<p style="text-align: justify;">By: Ana Luisa Brown. 10:43. Mexico, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) A total of 350 organizations called for a mass march in solidarity with the Cuban Revolution that will take place on July 26 in the Mexican capital. The demonstration that will begin at 5:00 in the afternoon will cover the streets from the monument to Juarez to the US embassy. Read More

Cuban Experience on Natural Medicine Presented At World Forum

<p style="text-align: justify;">2011.07.22 - 16:42:03 / SANTIAGO DE CUBA.- The benefits of natural and traditional medicine in Cuba were presented during the Fourth International Conference on Psychology concluding Friday in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba.Doctor Jesus Angel Quintero specialist on the field said traditional medicine is effectively used in patients who are allergic to anesthesia, and as an alternative post-operation sedative. For those purposes it is used in 10 percent of major surgeries performed in the country. Read More

Venezuela's Chavez: 1st Stage Of Chemotherapy Ended Successfully

<p style="text-align: justify;">DOW JONES NEWSWIRES. CARACAS (Dow Jones)--Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said Friday that he had completed his first stage of chemotherapy and will soon begin a second phase of the treatment to get rid of any malignant cancer cells. Read More

Bronze Medal for Cuban Student at Int’l Chemistry Olympiad

<p style="text-align: justify;">2011.07.22 - 12:53:05 / HAVANA, CUBA.-&nbsp; Roman Martin, a student at the Maximo Gomez Pre-University Institute of Exact Sciences in the Cuban province of Camagüey, won a bronze medal during the 43rd International Chemistry Olympiad held on July 9-18 in Ankara, Turkey. Read More

Chavez, Correa, Fidel and Raul Converse in Havana in a Fraternal Atmosphere

<p style="text-align: justify;">2011.07.22 - 10:44:33 / HAVANA, Cuba.- In his Twitter account @chavezcandaga, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who continues in Cuba his process of recovery, announced that he had had a fraternal meeting on Thursday afternoon with Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, who came to Havana to visit him, and with his hosts, Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro and President Raul Castro, according to a report by the Cubadebate Web site. Read More

Australia holds talks with Cuba about Pacific aid

<p style="text-align: justify;">Last Updated: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 12:45:00. Parliamentary Secretary for the Pacific, Richard Marles in Vanuatu. [Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade] Australia is looking to establish stronger development ties with Cuba, anAustralian government official says. Parliamentary Secretary for Pacific Island Affairs Richard Marles is visiting Cuba this week to hold meetings about Cuba's ties to development in the Pacific. Read More

Angola: State Secretary for Foreign Affairs in Cuba

<p style="text-align: justify;">20 July 2011. Havana — The Secretary of State for Administrative Organisation of the Foreign Affairs Ministry, Rui Jorge Mangueira, is paying since Tuesday a visit to Havana city in Cuba. Angop has learnt that the official is leading a delegation of his Ministry. Read More

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