Posts Tagged ‘cuba’

US Adds New Sanctions on Cuba Hotels and Tourist Attractions

Friday, November 16th, 2018

After the Obama Administration opened up travel to Cuba, President Trump reinstated sanctions that have been in place for over 50 years.

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Cuban declaration: Withdrawing doctors from Brazil

Friday, November 16th, 2018

DECLARATION OF THE CUBAN MINISTRY OF PUBLIC HEALTH. The Ministry of Public Health of the Republic of Cuba, committed to the solidarity …

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US Hostility against Cuba Challenges World Community

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The general director for the United States at the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Carlos Fernandez de Cossio, …

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Cuba to pull thousands of doctors from Brazil in Bolsonaro row

Friday, November 16th, 2018

HAVANA (AFP) – Cuba announced on Wednesday it will pull thousands of its doctors out of Brazil in response to Brazil’s President-elect Jair …

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Cuba Thanks Austria for Donation to Havana

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Vienna, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba expressed satisfaction with and gratitude for the donation by the Vienna authorities of 10 waste collecting trucks …

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Cuba to withdraw doctors from Brazil after Bolsonaro snub

Friday, November 16th, 2018

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba has said it would pull thousands of its doctors from Brazil after the South American nation’s President-elect Jair Bolsonaro …

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First Cuban doctors return home over spat with Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Friday, November 16th, 2018

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — The first of more than 6,000 Cuban doctors working in Brazil arrived back on the Communist-run island Thursday after …

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Metro Vancouver cops acquitted in Cuba sex assault case

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Two Metro Vancouver police officers accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old Canadian girl while on vacation in Cuba have been acquitted.

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Aymee Chats About Her New Project, Recorded In Cuba | Billboard Latin

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Aymee chats about her win for Best Tropical Fusion and her new project she recorded in Cuba on the red carpet at the Latin Grammys 2018.

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Cuba to pull thousands of doctors out of Brazil after election of far-right president Jair Bolsonaro

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Cuba has said it will pull thousands of its doctors from Brazil, indicating a sharp downturn in relations between the nations after the election of far-right …

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Cuba pulls doctors from Brazil on Bolsonaro comments

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Communist-led Cuba is pulling thousands of doctors from Brazil following “contemptuous and threatening” comments from far-right president-elect Jair …

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Police: Cuba man flees Alfred robbery, kidnapping and leads chase across state lines

Friday, November 16th, 2018

ALFRED — A Cuba man allegedly robbed an Alfred motel, abducted two women, crashed into a police vehicle and led authorities on a multi-state …

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Cuba to pull doctors out of Brazil after Bolsonaro calls medical program ‘slave labour’

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Cuba made the announcement after Mr Bolsonaro said the “Mas Medicos” program overseen by the World Health Organisation could only continue if …

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Cuba pulls more than 8000 doctors out of Brazil after qualifications are questioned

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Cuban nationals account for more than half of the 16 000 doctors working in Brazil’s “More Doctors” (Mais Médicos) programme, started in 2013 by the …

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Trump Administration Expands the Cuba Restrictions List

Friday, November 16th, 2018

After National Security Advisor John Bolton came to Miami at the start of the month to announced additional restrictions on the Cuban regime, this …

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Miguel Díaz-Canel Back in Cuba after International Tour

Friday, November 16th, 2018

The First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, welcomed the Cuban President at José Martï International Airport.

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Trump Administration Bans Americans from 16 Cuban Military-Owned Hotels

Friday, November 16th, 2018

The State Department announced Wednesday that it would add another 26 entities, including 16 hotels, to its “Cuba Restricted List,” generally barring …

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Halt speculation on US embassy in Cuba

Friday, November 16th, 2018

After nearly 2 years of investigation, neither Cuban nor U.S. officials have identified the cause of the health problems or even provided convincing …

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Brazil ex-minister: Loss of Cuban doctors will hurt millions

Friday, November 16th, 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO — Millions of Brazilians may be left without access to doctors due to the end of a program that brought Cuban physicians to rural …

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Constitutional debate in Cuba will not be televised

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Editor’s note: Tremenda Nota is an independent e-magazine in Cuba that reports on the country’s LGBT and other minority communities and young …

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US State Dept. Adds 16 Hotels To Cuba Restricted List

Friday, November 16th, 2018

The inclusion of the 16 hotels owned by the Cuban military, effective Wednesday, accords with President Donald Trump’s June 2017 “Strengthening …

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BC cops detained in Cuba for 8 months acquitted on sex assault charges

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Two Metro Vancouver police officers that have been detained in Cuba for eight months over allegations of sexual assault have been acquitted.

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For Follow Me: Rhythm, romance, cigars and sharks in Cuba

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Cuba, a country so near yet so far, is that destination. In an unprecedented six-part series, you’ll gain insight into global politics and communism …

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Two Lower Mainland cops acquitted of sexual assault charge in Cuba

Friday, November 16th, 2018

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – The legal ordeal involving two Lower Mainland police officers, held in Cuba over a sexual assault allegation, is almost …

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BC police officers detained in Cuba acquitted on sexual assault charges

Friday, November 16th, 2018

A pair of Metro Vancouver police officers detained in Cuba for eight months over sexual assault allegations have been acquitted, according to reports.

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Trump Administration Expands Cuba Restrictions List, Adds 30 New Businesses, Organizations

Friday, November 16th, 2018

The State Department released the updated “list of entities and subentities under the control of, or acting for or on behalf of, the Cuban military, …

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Cuba set to debate draft constitution paving way for gay marriage

Friday, November 16th, 2018

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — A draft new constitution for Cuba that paves the way for same-sex marriage as well as the right to private property was ready …

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Cuba Libre!

Friday, November 16th, 2018

In 2014, then-President Obama normalized relations with Cuba and ended decades of a policy that wasn’t working. It was a move that received mixed …

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¡CUBA! now at Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Friday, November 16th, 2018

¡CUBA! is a lively exhibition for all ages, where you’ll be immersed in the extraordinary biodiversity, cultural traditions, and daily life of this intriguing …

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US Coast Guard sends home more than 120 Haitians and Cubans intercepted at sea

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

FLORIDA – A total of 123 migrants – 37 Cubans and 86 from Haitians – were repatriated over the weekend after being caught in two separate boats off …

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