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News: Cuba

We have started to collect the most important news related to Cuba in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Cuba: news

VIDEO: First Miami-Cuba cargo ship in 50 years

Saturday, July 14th 2012, 1:55
related places: Havana

The first cargo ship to sail from Miami to Cuba in 50 years has arrived in Havana.
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Miami-Cuba cargo shipments resume

Friday, July 13th 2012, 19:57
related places: Havana

A ship carrying humanitarian aid from Miami to Cuba arrives in Havana for the first time in 50 years.
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Namibia-Cuba 'Noah's Ark' anger

Thursday, July 12th 2012, 10:42
related countries: Namibia Namibia, South Africa South Africa

Plans by Namibia's government to donate 148 wild animals to Cuba have been criticised by an animal rights group in neighbouring South Africa.
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Cholera reaches Cuba's capital

Sunday, July 8th 2012, 1:04
related places: Havana

The BBC learns that a patient has been diagnosed with cholera in the Cuban capital, Havana, days after the deaths of three people in the south-east.
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Cuba's Castro meets China leaders

Friday, July 6th 2012, 2:14
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing, Castro

Cuba's Raul Castro holds talks with Chinese leaders in Beijing, signing agreements aimed at further deepening ties between the two allies.
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Cuba's Raul Castro in China visit

Wednesday, July 4th 2012, 9:54
related countries: China China

Cuba's Raul Castro is in China for a four-day visit, his first since taking over the leadership from his brother, Fidel, in 2008.
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Cuba cholera outbreak confirmed

Tuesday, July 3rd 2012, 18:59

Cuban officials say there is a rare deadly cholera outbreak on the island, the first to be confirmed since shortly after the Cuban revolution.
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VIDEO: Grandmother abandons Cuba-US swim

Sunday, July 1st 2012, 11:51
related countries: United States United States

A 49-year-old grandmother has failed in her bid to become the first woman to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys without a shark cage.
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Cuba's farewell to cheap imports

Monday, June 25th 2012, 0:34

Cuba bids farewell to cheap food imports as duty is reimposed
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Cuba rejects Medicare fraud claim

Thursday, June 21st 2012, 3:43
related countries: United States United States

Cuba rejects suggestions that it was invoved in a money-laundering scheme operated from the US, using the Medicare health insurance system.
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A boxer loyal to Cuba's revolution

Saturday, June 16th 2012, 13:44

The boxer who turned down millions to stay in Cuba
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VIDEO: Cuba bids farewell to boxing hero

Wednesday, June 13th 2012, 3:44
related places: Havana

Former heavyweight boxing champion Teofilo Stevenson, one of Cuba's greatest sporting heroes, is buried in the capital, Havana.
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Cuba buries boxing hero Stevenson

Tuesday, June 12th 2012, 20:48
related places: Havana

Heavyweight boxing champion Teofilo Stevenson, who won three Olympic gold medals for Cuba and refused offers to fight abroad, is buried in Havana.
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Cuba boxer Teofilo Stevenson dies

Tuesday, June 12th 2012, 6:55

Legendary Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson, who won three Olympic gold medals but turned down the chance to fight Muhammad Ali, has died aged 60.
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Florida anti-Cuba law challenged

Tuesday, June 5th 2012, 21:04
related countries: Botswana Botswana, United States United States
related places: Florida

The US subsidiary of big Brazilian construction company Odebrecht goes to court over Florida legislation that bans business with Cuba.
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Repsol to stop drilling in Cuba

Tuesday, May 29th 2012, 19:12

Spain's Repsol announces it is pulling out of Cuba after failing in its latest attempt to find oil off the island.
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Cuba artist Lam fetches top price

Thursday, May 24th 2012, 10:29

A work by Cuban surrealist painter Wifredo Lam sells for $4.5m at an auction in New York, a record price for one of his works.
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Cuban offshore oil attempt fails

Friday, May 18th 2012, 20:00
related countries: Spain Spain

Spain's Repsol oil company says a first attempt to find oil off Cuba's northern coast has been unsuccessful.
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Cuba faces housing crunch

Thursday, May 17th 2012, 6:17
related places: Havana

Cuba bids to shore up its crumbling houses in Havana
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VIDEO: Cuba gets its first curry house

Saturday, May 12th 2012, 23:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

In Havana, a British man and his Cuban wife have just opened the Caribbean island's first curry house.
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VIDEO: Chavez returns from cancer treatment

Saturday, May 12th 2012, 10:30
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela has returned home following 11 days of cancer treatment in Cuba - declaring that the radiotherapy has been a success.
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Chavez cancer treatment 'success'

Saturday, May 12th 2012, 7:15
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returns from Cuba, saying his radiotherapy treatment for cancer is over and has been successful.
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Hard-up Cuba celebrates scaled-down May Day

Tuesday, May 1st 2012, 21:39

Cuba celebrates May Day but in scaled-down style
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Chavez urges exit from OAS body

Tuesday, May 1st 2012, 9:10
related countries: United States United States, Venezuela Venezuela

Hugo Chavez says Venezuela should pull out of the Inter-American Human Rights Commission, in a speech ahead of returning to Cuba for cancer treatment.
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Cuban 'defector' actors reappear

Saturday, April 28th 2012, 20:47
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York

Two actors in a film about escaping Cuba emerge a week after disappearing on the way to a New York film festival, saying they will seek asylum in the US.
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VIDEO: 'Birthplace' of the mojito turns 70

Friday, April 27th 2012, 17:28
related places: Medio

A favourite haunt of writer Ernest Hemingway, Cuban restaurant La Bodeguita del Medio, is celebrating its 70th birthday.
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Cuban movie takes Tribeca prizes

Friday, April 27th 2012, 6:56

A movie about Cuban boat people, whose stars have gone missing, wins three prizes at the Tribeca Film Festival.
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Chavez back from Cuba treatment

Thursday, April 26th 2012, 8:28
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returns home after 11 days in Cuba for further radiation treatment for cancer.
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Cuban 'defector' actors disappear

Wednesday, April 25th 2012, 16:54

Two young Cuban actors starring in a film about defectors, presented at the Tribeca Film Festival, disappear in Miami on their way to New York.
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Chavez dismisses rumours of death

Monday, April 23rd 2012, 20:58
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez phones state TV to deny rumours he has died while undergoing radiotherapy in Cuba for a malignant tumour.
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Cuban ballet school turns 50

Saturday, April 21st 2012, 1:16

Cuba's world-renowned National Ballet School turns 50
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Cuba hails 'anti-US rebellion'

Wednesday, April 18th 2012, 18:18
related countries: United States United States

Cuba hails a Latin American "rebellion" against US dominance at the Summit of the Americas last weekend.
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