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Cuba

Canberra, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's First Deputy Foreign Minister, Marcelino Medina, held talks on Monday with several political authorities of Australia during the first day of his working visit to this nation.


Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel affirmed that the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States against the country generates hardships and punishes the families of the Caribbean island.


Paris, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The France-Caribbean Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group in the Senate sent a letter to the President of the Senate and Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence, to demand the end of the U.S. blockade against Cuba, diplomatic sources reported on Monday.


Havana, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The 11th Congress on Marine Sciences began on Monday in Havana with the participation of experts from Latin America, Europe and the United States, engaged in the study of maritime protection and the proper use of the species living there.


Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Hurricane Michael, which affected Cuba's westernmost tip recently, did not jeopardize tobacco crops, the president of the Tabacuba business group, Justo Luis Fuentes, said.


Moscow, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Cuban Residents in Russia commemorated the fall in combat of the heroic guerrilla fighter Ernesto Che Guevara and the beginning of the wars for independence in Cuba, at an event held here on Sunday.


Cienfuegos, Cuba, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban competitors won the main prizes at the International Underwater Photography Contest Ohotosub 2018 with surprising images of Cuba''s seabed.


United Nations, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The US blockade submits Cuban institutions to a financial persecution that has worsened in recent years, the Cuban mission at United Nations stressed on Sunday.


Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Symphony Orchestra gave a special concert on Sunday that will be dedicated to National Culture Day that included music by emblematic composers.


Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Sunday that the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States damages the Cuban people and attempts against the countries'' sovereignty and interests.


Addis Ababa, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is willing to defend its historic friendship with Ethiopia in any front and in all possible ways, Ramon Espinosa, Deputy Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces, said in Addis Abeba.