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Cienfuegos the Cuban City That Celebrates 195 Years

Cienfuegos, Apr 23 -  The south-central city of Cienfuegos celebrated today the 195 anniversary of its foundation in the ninth year of being declared World Heritage Site, category granted by UNESCO.


Cuba to Chair World Health Assembly for the First Time

Cuba, april 23 – Cuba will chair, for the first time, the World Health Assembly, the 67th edition of which will be held on May 19-24 in Geneva, announced an official of the Cuban Public Health Ministry (MINSAP).


Fidel and Raul Send Floral Tributes in Honor of Gabo

Cuba, april 23 – The historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, sent a floral tribute for the homage paid in Mexico to Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, with whom he was joined by a long and strong friendship.


Cuba: International Seminar on the Caribbean Begins in Havana

Havana, Apr 23  -  The International Seminar “Marcadores del Tiempo en las Antillas” (Time Markers in the Antilles) opens today at Casa de las Americas in Havana to discuss the special features of insular region of the Caribbean.


The Battle That Wasn't -- Manila, Part 2

By Jay Holmes

Last week in The Scream Heard Around the World, we looked at how one Cuban raised his voice and instigated a war that defeated Spanish occupation in two island nations half a world apart. 1,640 more words