Fidel Castro reappears in images in a report by Cuban media

The official newspaper Granma and other official Cuban media published on Monday the first photos of Cuban leader Fidel Castro in almost six months, in an attempt to quell rumors about an alleged deterioration of his health. “Fidel is one of a kind,” is titled the...

Fidel Castro: “I do not trust the United States, nor I have exchanged a word with them”

Cuban leader Fidel Castro said on Monday that he does not trust the United States and he has not spoken with Washington, breaking the silence on the historical approach announced by his brother and successor Raul Castro and President Barack Obama. “I do not trust the US...

Fidel Castro received Maduro’s visit and congratulated him for the aid sent to Gaza

Cuban leader Fidel Castro announced yesterday that he received the visit of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday in Havana and congratulated him for his “solidarity” with the Palestinian people. Maduro’s surprise trip to the island was not officially...

Putin plans to meet with Fidel Castro in Cuba

Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive this Friday at Havana on an official visit to Cuba, to meet with his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro, as announced by an official source. In Moscow, Yuri Ushakov, Putin´s adviser, said at a press conference that it is scheduled an...

Fidel Castro met with Presidents Correa, Ortega and Morales

The former President of Cuba, Fidel Castro, met yesterday with the Presidents of Ecuador, Bolivia and Nicaragua to discuss the results of the Latin American and Caribbean Summit (Celac for its Spanish acronym), which concluded on Wednesday in Havana. According to the local press,...

Fidel will turn 87 and his revolution keeps on

Born in Biran, Cuba, one August 13, 1926, the socialist revolutionary Fidel Castro Ruz, who has cultivated a communist vision in all human affairs, has become the most important rival of the U.S. Government, which blocked all connections with the country in January 1959 by...

Raul Castro begins his second term as president in Cuba

The President of Cuba, Raul Castro, confirmed yesterday the beginning of his second mandate, noting that this will be his last.  He also announced that he will add to the Constitution a limit to the political office to a maximum of 10 years and an age limit to fill those...
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Hugo Chavez returns to Venezuela

The president of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez, said through his Twitter account that he has returned to his country from Cuba, where he traveled last December 10 to receive cancer treatment. The president will continue to receive attention for his condition, in his country. “We...