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7/7/2020

Two loud explosions shook the surroundings of La Púa, a small town in Holguín in eastern Cuba, on Monday, prompting the evacuation of more than a thousand residents. The explosions went off at a military base in the area...

7/1/2020

Cuban activists and independent journalists are accusing the government of carrying out dozens of arbitrary arrests and home detentions to block protests against police brutality sparked by the death of Hansel Ernesto He...

4/29/2020

Venezuela and Cuban officials question the intentions behind the Enhanced Counter-Narcotic Operations announced by President Donald Trump, who has set out to increase the pressure on Latin American foes.

4/1/2020

Cuba on Tuesday announced a rare suspension of its May Day parade, a fixture of the country's political calendar since the 1959 Communist revolution, as a precaution against the coronavirus pandemic.

3/18/2020

A British cruise ship that has been stranded for more than a week in the Caribbean after several cases of the new coronavirus were confirmed onboard is set to dock in Cuba on Wednesday to allow weary passengers to disemb...

12/11/2019

It will be even harder for Americans to travel to Cuba starting Tuesday. That's when a Trump Administration mandate for US airlines to cut flights to nine destinations in Cuba takes effect.

11/4/2019

Cuban Communist Party leader Raul Castro, President Miguel Diaz-Canel and Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro signaled on Sunday punishing U.S. sanctions would only stiffen their resolve to stick together and support so...

9/23/2019

Canadian researchers say they may have identified the cause of a mystery illness which plagued diplomatic staff in Cuba in 2016. Some reports in the US suggested an "acoustic attack" caused US staff similar symptoms, spa...

9/19/2019

The State Department on Thursday ordered two members of the Cuban mission to the United Nations to leave the country for “abusing their privileges of residence.” The agency said in a statement ...

9/11/2019

Cuba’s president warned Wednesday night that the country faces a looming energy crisis due to lack of diesel fuel, but he hopes to avoid blackouts in coming days. President Miguel Diaz-Canel blamed U.S. sanctions for sho...

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