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In world first, Cuba starts Covid vaccination...

Cuba starts Covid jabs for

World

Tue, Sep 7 2021

The communist island of 11.2 million people aims to inoculate all its children before reopening schools...

Cuba starts vaccinating kids in order...

Cuba starts jabbing kids to re-open...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 4 2021

Children aged 12 and older will be the first to receive one of the two domestically produced vaccines,...

Cuba approves two more locally made...

Cuba approves two more locally made...

North America

Sat, Aug 21 2021

According to Cuban health authorities, Soberana immunization program is 91.2% effective against symptomatic...

US sanctions Cuban officials, military...

US sanctions Cuban officials, military...

North America

Fri, Aug 13 2021

It is the third round of US sanctions and President Joe Biden has warned additional punitive measures...

Cuba legalizes small and medium enterprises...

Cuba legalizes small and medium...

North America

Sat, Aug 7 2021

In February, the government decided to open up much of the controlled economy to the fledgling private...

US issues new Cuba sanctions, Biden...

US issues new Cuba sanctions

World

Sat, Jul 31 2021

Sanctions reaction to actions to suppress peaceful, pro-democratic protests in Cuba that began on July...

US sanctions Cuba for repressing protests,...

US sanctions Cuba for repressing...

North America

Fri, Jul 23 2021

The sanctions were imposed under the Magnitsky act, which allows a US president to take action against...

Cuba president denounces unrest as a...

Cuba president denounces unrest as a...

North America

Sat, Jul 17 2021

One person has died and more than 100 have been arrested since the protests broke out over the worst...

Cuba lifts food, medicine customs restrictions...

Cuba lifts food, medicine customs...

World

Thu, Jul 15 2021

Several countries and the United Nations have called on the government to respect citizens' right...

Faced with rare protests, Cuba curbs...

Faced with rare protests, Cuba curbs...

World

Wed, Jul 14 2021

NetBlocks said on its website that Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Telegram in Cuba were partially...

Cuba blames US for unprecedented anti-government...

Cuba blames US for unprecedented anti-government...

North America

Tue, Jul 13 2021

US President Biden expressed his support for the protestors’ demand for relief from ‘decades...

Thousands of protesters take to the...

Thousands of protesters take to the...

World

Mon, Jul 12 2021

The economy of Cuba contracted 10.9% last year, and 2% through June of 2021

Tropical Storm Elsa becomes hurricane,...

Tropical Storm Elsa becomes...

World

Wed, Jul 7 2021

Preliminary damage estimates were at more than $12 million in St Lucia and $5.3 million in Jamaica

Tropical storm Elsa set to exit Cuba,...

Tropical storm Elsa set to exit...

World

Tue, Jul 6 2021

More than 100,000 people in Cuba evacuated from flood-prone areas or unsafe housing in the potential...

Tropical Storm Elsa brings strong winds,...

Tropical Storm Elsa brings strong winds,...

World

Mon, Jul 5 2021

Local forecasters are warning of intense rain for days with the worst in central and perhaps western...

Will Biden close Guantanamo 'War on...

Will Biden close Guantanamo 'War on...

North America

Sat, May 22 2021

Of the 40 men still there, nine have been cleared for release. Six cleared under Obama saw their transfers...

Russia, Cuba seek closer 'strategic...

Russia, Cuba seek closer 'strategic...

Latin America

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Putin and Diaz-Canel in a call ‘confirmed their mutual willingness to strengthen the strategic...

Cuba gets new leader as last Castro...

Cuba gets new leader as last Castro...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 19 2021

Diaz-Canel is Cuba's first civilian leader and the first non-Castro in power after Raul and his revolutionary...

CIA planned to assassinate Raul Castro...

CIA planned to assassinate Raul Castro...

Latin America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The plot came to light as Raul Castro, the 89-year-old brother of Fidel Castro, prepares to leave Cuban...

Castro era in Cuba to end as Raul confirms...

Castro era in Cuba to end as Raul confirms...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The transition comes as Cuba faces the worst economic crisis since the collapse of former benefactor...

Cuba erects giant concrete flag in front...

Cuba erects giant concrete flag in front...

North America

Fri, Apr 2 2021

The 12-meter-high flag is on a square that has been the site of many pro-government rallies, including...