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Havana, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban youths will demand today from social networks the return of the territory illegally occupied by the United States in Guantanamo province, where Washington maintains a naval base and a prison internationally denounced as a center of torture.


23 de febrero de 2018, 15:06Ulaambaatar, Mongolia, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The National News Agency of Mongolia (Montsame) and Havana-based Prensa Latina News Agency (PL) signed Friday a cooperation agreement that will allow the exchange of news and collaboration in the area of journalism between both countries.


Havana, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban youths will demand today from social networks the return of the territory illegally occupied by the United States in Guantanamo province, where Washington maintains a naval base and a prison internationally denounced as a center of torture.


Havana, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban beach resort of Varadero ranks among the best beaches in the world for the 2018 Travelers Choice Awards posted on TripAdvisor travel website.

In that list (www.tripadvisor.es/TravelersChoice-Beaches), Varadero ranked third preceded by Grace Bay from Turks and Caicos Islands, and Baia Do Sancho in Brazil.


Varadero, about 140 kilometers east of Havana, is one of the island's largest tourist destination together with Varadero, Holguín and Jardines del Rey.

The choice corresponds to queries made by the website to millions of travelers worldwide, who mostly answered affirmatively about the beauty and comforts of this scenario.

This sun and beach destination exhibits recreational boating, fishing, diving, and hotels with more amenities of this archipelago, 52 facilities in a place that receives the visit of more than one million vacationers per year, with constant development plans.

The TripAdvisor list mentions Grace Bay (Turks and Caicos Islands), Baia do Sancho, (Fernando de Noronha, Brazil), Varadero (Cuba), Eagle Beach Palm (Eagle Beach, Aruba), and Seven Mile Beach (Grand Cayman).

La Concha Beach (San Sebastián - Donostia, Spain), Clearwater Beach (Clearwater, Florida, United States), Seven Mile Beach (Negril, Jamaica), Bávaro (Bávaro, Dominican Republic), and North Beach (Isla Mujeres, Mexico), among the main ones, follow in order of importance.

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Havana, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) U.S. Democratic Congress members who visited Cuba this week defended the approach both countries started late 2014 to advance to the normalization of relations.


París, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) A group of French architects and urbanists will arrive in Cuba tomorrow in a professional tour to discover and deepen their knowledge on the wealth of the Caribbean nation''s architecture.


22 de febrero de 2018, 00:16Camaguey, Cuba, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Acosta Danza, the dance company directed by renowned Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta, performs for the first time in this city as part of its national tour across the country.


Havana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) A bicameral delegation from the United States Congress concluded its visit to Cuba today, where they discussed with authorities and other sectors the bilateral approach and the impact of the aggressive policies of the White House.


Pretoria, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) South African President Cyril Ramaphosa spoke today about the military cooperation existing between his country and Cuba since 2015, known as Operation Thusano.


Havana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban university students will collaborate in the general elections to be held on the Caribbean island on March 11, an action that will contribute to the transparency of this electoral process, local press reported today.


Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The third edition of the La Guayabera 5.0 Technology Fair, a unique event of its kind in Cuba, begins today in this central city with proposals that merge technology and culture for a better society.