Posts Tagged ‘cuba’

Cuba Supports Unicef’s Efforts to Reduce Infant Mortality

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

United Nations, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba supports the efforts of the United Nations Children”s Fund (Unicef) in the Every Child Alive campaign, which … According to Unicef’s representative in Cuba Maria Machicado Teran, such a low infant mortality rate shows the great commitment of Cuba to the …Read the complete article here

Inside the CIA’s Plot to Kill Fidel Castro—With Mafia Help

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Still, as further details emerge from the files, we can better trace the outlaw friendship of Giancana and Roselli, the CIA’s homicidal conspiracies against Castro and how the Cuban leader reacted by setting up his own spy network around Miami. Like strands in a ball of yarn, these individual memos and …Read the complete article here

Fresh row over mysterious sickness affecting US diplomats in Cuba

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

The US slashed the number of people at its Havana mission and expelled 15 Cuban diplomats after at least 24 American staff and family reported a mix of headaches, dizziness, eyesight, hearing, sleep and concentration problems. Many of the affected diplomats said their illness came on after they …Read the complete article here

Kandi Burruss Posts Photos With Cuba Gooding Jr. But ‘RHOA’ Fans Cannot Stop Talking About …

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Another funny comment read: “Ha, ha Did you kiss him in the mouth lol, where is Todd?Looking good baby girl keep it up with your sexy self. He has on the same color lipstick like Kandi, ha ha. Kandi, you are glowing in this photo with Cuba Gooding, Jr.” …Read the complete article here

Photos of USA Basketball vs. Cuba from FIBA World Cup Qualifying

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Santa Cruz, CA – FEBRUARY 23: Damion Lee of USA Basketball attempts to get by a Cuban defender at Kaiser Permanente Arena. 4 of 13. NBAE/Getty Images. USAB vs Cuba. Santa Cruz, CA – FEBRUARY 23: David Stockton of USA Basketball attempts a layup against Cuba at Kaiser Permanente …Read the complete article here

An overpowering United States gave no rest to a timid Cuba

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

SANTA CRUZ (FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019) — It only took the United States less than five minutes to demonstrate their superiority against Cuba. The rest of the game was like a practice in the road to a transcendental match by the leadership of Group C of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 in …Read the complete article here

First Person: Returning to Cuba more than a half-century later

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

I lived in Cuba from the age of 1 to 14 — my father was in the U.S. military and my mother was Cuban — and I returned last month to Cuba for the first time since our family left in 1959. I didn’t know what to expect, mainly because of the economic sanctions that have been imposed on the country by the …Read the complete article here

US remains unbeaten in Basketball World Cup qualifying

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — Rodney Purvis scored 14 points, Xavier Silas had 13 and sparked the Americans’ strong start, and the U.S. beat Cuba 84-48 on Friday night to remain unbeaten in qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup. The Americans raced to a 15-0 lead and improved to 3-0 in Group C.Read the complete article here

Cuba in March -Book in advance or there?

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

depends, many tourists are doing it on the go but we booked all of our accommodation prior arriving in Cuba, via Airbnb.Booking it in advance gives you a bit more control in terms of the location and proximity to the town centre, sometimes people forget that it’s not that easy to wander around the whole …Read the complete article here

trip report

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

1/ hit and miss about the Strawberry free walking tours; it really depends on the guide 2/ hotel de national is ripoff; $6 CUCs for a mojito, ouch! 3/ Cojimar beach is littered with trash; not a must. The “Hemingway” seafood restaurant La Terraza…Read the complete article here

Team USA crushes Cuba in FIBA Americas World Cup qualifier in Santa Cruz

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

SANTA CRUZ >> The Cubans are known for their cigars. But it was the Americans who were smoking on the basketball court on Friday night. All it took to light a fire under Team USA in the first of two FIBA Americas World Cup Qualifying games in Santa Cruz was the jump ball. From there, the prideful …Read the complete article here

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Saturday, February 24th, 2018

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Cuba CASA’S Safety and finding

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Answered: Hi there I wondered if anyone knew how safe and how it is to just arrive in Cuba with hardly any booked accommodation and finding Casa’s out there.Will there be space available in these places, or do you suggest booking before travel? thanks.Read the complete article here

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Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Rodney Purvis scored 14 points, Xavier Silas had 13 and sparked the Americans’ strong start, and the U.S. beat Cuba 84-48 to remain unbeaten in qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup. The Americans raced to a 15-0 lead and improved to 3-0 in Group C. Coach Jeff Van Gundy had to adjust to a …Read the complete article here

JAMPRO intensifying efforts to source markets for country’s products

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is intensifying its marketing and promotional efforts to increase exports and source additional markets for Jamaica’s authentic food brands and products. The JAMPRO team has been tapping into various markets, including …Read the complete article here

USA vs Cuba 2018 Live Stream (Basketball)

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

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Reunited: Couple seeking asylum together after separation by Homeland Security

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

A Cuban couple seeking asylum in the United States reunited after being separated by Homeland Security for more than three months. KVUE defenders first told you about Minna Abreu Garcia and Miguel Bruce Varona two weeks ago. Now, finally together on American soil, the two can plead their case …Read the complete article here

PREP ROUNDUP: Aquinas tops Lancaster, eyes Cuba City

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

The Aquinas High School girls basketball team kept rolling with a 77-35 victory over Lancaster Friday night in a WIAA Division 4 regional semifinal contest played at the Reinhart Athletic Complex. Aquinas (23-0), last year’s Division 4 state runners-up, will face Cuba City at 7 p.m. Saturday in a regional …Read the complete article here

NRA-basher Emma Gonzalez (Whose Father Fled Castro’s Gun-outlawing Cuba) Celebrated as …

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Shortly after Castro’s famous speech, the process of gun confiscation started in Cuba—but gradually. Initially it was aimed at disarming rival revolutionary groups, who had fought Batista but weren’t Communist-backed. Soon the definition of these “rival revolutionaries” grew pretty sweeping. Soon it …Read the complete article here

International Expert Praises Prospects of Cuban Music

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

23 de febrero de 2018, 16:21Santiago de Cuba, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) International music expert Jordy Puy, a coordinator from International Sound Diplomacy, a London, Barcelona and Berlin-based music agency, praised the potential of the Cuban music industry as a source of development.Read the complete article here

How the NBA Will Investigate and Potentially Punish Mark Cuban and the Mavericks

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

The Sports Illustrated investigative report on allegations of sexual misconduct by Dallas Mavericks employees has led Mavericks owner Mark Cuban to hire lawyers to conduct an investigation. A source familiar with the NBA’s oversight of team matters has shared insight with SI on how the investigation …Read the complete article here

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Saturday, February 24th, 2018

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Friday, February 23rd, 2018

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Taking Wooden Sign into Cuba

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

I have promised a friend a small sign and it’s made of barnboard. Will I be able to take it into Cuba? Have searched everywhere and there’s no concrete answer so hoping someone here can help! Thanks in advance.Read the complete article here

In Cuba, Trump’s Hostility Serves Kremlin

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

HAVANA — The presidency of Donald Trump is teaching millions of Cubans — along with people around the world — to see the United States as a symbol of disappointment rather than hope. Within a few months, his abusive attitude toward Cuba has nearly reversed the diplomatic, cultural and …Read the complete article here

Introducing Cuba’s Most Successful Chess Player: Lisandra Ordaz

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Ordaz is preparing for the upcoming international Capablanca in Memoriam competition, hoping to be selected for the Cuban team that will participate in the 43rd Chess Olympiad. Asked how it feels to compete in a historically male-dominated sport, the chess player replied: “We have made progress.Read the complete article here

‘The Cuban people made a real revolution, it changed everything’

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

“In Cuba, if a worker is hurt, an immediate investigation is done. The focus is what those running the project should have done to prevent the accident,” Griselda Aguilera said at Feb. 9 meeting, above, with Black construction workers of Laborers Local 79, one of a dozen events during her New York/New …Read the complete article here

Not real news roundup: Crisis actors, Obama treason charges, and free doughnuts

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

1976 file photo, Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, right, waves after arriving in Havana, accompanied by Cuban leader Fidel Castro. … The Canadian government denied it, Cuba has never claimed it and Trudeau’s parents never visited Cuba until several years after Justin Trudeau was born.Read the complete article here

Preparations for Elections in Cuba Go On Smoothly

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

23 de febrero de 2018, 16:53Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 23 (Perensa Latina) National Electoral Commission (CEN) Vice President Tomas Amaran highlighted today preparatory works for the the population to vote responsibly, organized and with discipline in the national elections, slated for March 11.Read the complete article here

Cuba will be the Site of ECLAC’s Most Important Biennial Meeting

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

ECLAC’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, and Cuba’s Minister for Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca, signed the agreement for the organization’s Thirty-seventh session, which will be held on May 7-11.Read the complete article here

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