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6 hrs ago | Inside Colombia
A woman whose family was massacred by FARC guerillas has received a "heartfelt" apology from the chief peace negotiator of Colombia's largest guerilla group during a break in the ongoing peace talks in Havana, Cuba, according to Colombia's Semana news magazine.
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11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
In this May 5, 2014, file photo, Mariela Castro, lawmaker and director of the Cuban National Center for Sex Education smiles before giving a press conference on the first day of the VI Regional ILGALAC Conference and the start of activities at the VII Cuban Symposium Against Homophobia and Transphobia in Havana, Cuba.
The idea of "democracy promotion" sells well in Washington -- it's practically untouchable.
In yet another indicator of the slow, inevitable decline of the Castro regime's once-vaunted propaganda machine, CubaSi reported that Minister of Public Health, Dr. Roberto Morales Ojeda, condemned the United States because the " Associated Press revealed this week details of a program of the U.S. Agency for International Development that used ... (more)
"Delayed imports of malt barley" -- yeah, that's it! "Hoarding" by privately-run restaurants -- yeah, that's it.
In the Zamora neighborhood, next to the Carlos J. Finlay military hospital, in the Marianao Council area, in Eastern Havana, many of the neighbors don't know anything about the background of Allan Gross, the US contractor, who is stuck there.
Miami Herald columnist Fabiola Santiago recalls the stories of Cuban refugees she met two decades ago in the Guantánamo camps and how they carved out new lives in America.
Cuban President Raul Castro , Commander of the Revolution Ramiro Valdes and Cuban first vice president Miguel Diaz Canel are seen during the 61st Anniversary of the Moncada Barracks attack celebrations at the Artemisa Mausoleum monument on July 26, 2014.
San Francisco has the Golden Gate Bridge. St. Louis has the Arch. Las Vegas has its retro welcome sign.
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Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 11:13 pm
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