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A Passiflora quadrangularis at a peasant family’s garden at the base of mount El Yunque, here in Baracoa, Cuba – where we call it granadillo – Via Villa Paradiso




Yes! Americans can travel to Cuba – Via Insight Cuba


Travel To Cuba Is Back… And Better Than Ever



Cuba… a place and a people rooted in culture, history and curiosity. All but closed to Americans for nearly half a century, Insight Cuba brought the first Americans for people-to-people trips in 2000. Join us, the leader in legal, small group, people-to-people Cuba travel, and experience firsthand this once-forbidden country in ways never before possible.

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Rockers Blondie to play Cuba on four-day cultural exchange – Via

Blondie will be playing two nights in Cuba next March as part of a four-day cultural exchange program, and fans can come along.
The iconic rock group announced Monday that they will play two concerts during their March 14-18 visit in Havana, which will also feature Cuban musicians Alain Perez, David Torrens and Sintesis.
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#DiazCanel – Cuban President Visits Google’s NYC office – Via Granma Cuba


The meeting held on Monday afternoon with the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, during his visit to Google’s NYC office, was informative and productive.

Executives from several U.S. information technology and communications companies showed particular interest in the potentialities of the Cuban market, as well as in the development prospects of the Caribbean nation.

Invited by Eric Shmidt, technical advisor of Alphabet Inc., the Cuban President spoke with those gathered about technological development and its role in the advancement of developing countries. He also alluded to the challenges implied by these technological advances and their use in an increasingly unequal world.

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Fidel Castro spoke to Harlem 23 years ago








Exclusive interview of Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel – Via TeleSurEnglish

Díaz-Canel addresses the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit – Via Granma Cuba


Addressing the UN as part of the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit in New York this Monday, September 24, President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez began by noting Cuba’s pride on having supported the struggle against apartheid in South Africa, and recalled the iconic embrace between the Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro and the anti-apartheid leader, Nelson Mandela, who visited Cuba in 1991, shortly after his release from prison.

Let us remember the political prisoner, the defender of human rights and the rights of his people, and the politician who changed history, Díaz-Canel stated in reference to Mandela. On remembering Mandela, we recognize the struggle of the South African people, led by the African National Congress, against the contemptible apartheid regime, he added.

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Under siege: more democracy Is Cuban democracy perfectible? – Via Granma Cuba


“FOR us, like Venezuela and Nicaragua, it is clear that the siege is being tightened,” stated Raúl Castro this July 26, in Santiago de Cuba. The First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba thus summarized the international panorama created by U.S. policies characterized by “disrespect, aggression, interventionism, and crude manipulation of the historical truth.”

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Díaz-Canel , Cuban President will participate in the General Debate of the UN General Assembly


Raúl Castro Ruz and José Ramón Machado Ventura, First and Second Secretaries of the Central Committee of the Party, respectively, dismissed the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez , on Sunday morning. He left for New York at the head of the Cuban delegation that will participate in the General Debate of the 73rd session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.

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Related: How a summit is organized with 130 presidents, 300 events and 5000 journalists

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