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Cuba

Havana, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) When the Cuban capital is preparing for the celebration next year of its 500th anniversary (November 16, 2019), the pleasure of travelers to know and photograph its colonial fortresses stands out today.


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) The 13th International Seminar of Struggles against Neoliberalism approved in Rio de Janeiro a motion to support the Cuban people and government in its determined fight against the U.S. economic, commercial and financial blockade.


Havana, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) The first International Meeting of Music Lovers and Collectors concludes this capital on Monday, on occasion of the Cubadisco-Primera Linea International Music Forum, which will run until September 30.


Pretoria, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) South African trade unions demanded the end of the economic, commercial and financial blockade the United States has maintained against Cuba for more than 50 years, and the return of the territory illegally occupied by the naval base in Guantanamo.


United Nations, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel has a tight agenda in New York in the framework of the high-level segment of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly, where Fidel Castro and Raul Castro gave historic speeches in the past.


Washington, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The 4th edition of the Days of Action against the US Blockade of Cuba opens today in Washington to analyze the impact of the economic siege on education for over 55 years.


Havana, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) With the aim of raising public awareness on the risks of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and promoting healthy lifestyles, Cuba is celebrating as of Monday World Heart Week with several activities.


Santiago de Chile, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Prominent Chilean journalist Marcel Garces questioned on Monday the persistence of the U.S. economic blockade against Cuba, which he considered ''an act of war against a sovereign country and a dignified people.''


United Nations, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel who is already in New York for the UN General Assembly will denounce what he termed as ''US aberrant policy of blockade'' imposed on Cuba for over 55 years.


By Orlando Oramas Leon

Toluca, Mexico, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) US policies have been responsible for the proliferation of terrorism in various parts of the world, said today Cuban deputy Fernando González Llort, who holds the title of Hero in his country.


Havana, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) Army General Raul Castro met Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel, who left on Sunday for New York to participate in the general debate of the 73rd session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.