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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Raúl receives Iranian Foreign Minister

Raúl receives Iranian Foreign Minister

Havana, Aug 23.- This Monday, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz received His Excellency Mohammad Javad Zarif, minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, on an official visit to the island.

South Africans Celebrate Fidel Castro's Birthday in Soweto

South Africans Celebrate Fidel Castro's Birthday in Soweto

Pretoria, Aug 23.- Hundreds of South Africans have expressed their admiration and respect for the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, during a celebration in honor of his 90th birthday at the Soweto campus of the University of Johannesburg.


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Opinion

The fearless Haydée and Melba

The fearless Haydée and Melba

By Granma

Melba Hernández Rodríguez and Haydée Santamaría Cuadrado participated in the July 26 assaults on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Garrisons, for which they were imprisoned.

Camagüey

Success in Europe of Cuban Camagua Folk Company

 Success in Europe of Cuban Camagua Folk Company

Camaguey, Aug 8.- The Cuban Camagua Folk Company, in its usual summer tour of Europe, concluded its presentations at festivals held in Arroyo de la Encomienda, a town of Valladolid in Spain, and in Pau, France.

Cuba

Cuba, Iran Strengthen Commercial Relations

Cuba, Iran Strengthen Commercial Relations

Havana, Aug 23.- Iran and Cuba strengthened their commercial ties by signing a memorandum of understanding during the first business forum between the two nations, which takes place today at the National Hotel in Havana.

World

China Boosts Program to Ease Poverty

China Boosts Program to Ease Poverty

Beijing, Aug 23.- Chinese authorities said today that construction of houses in regions affected by poverty has begun, as well as the resettlement of people with low incomes to most developed areas.

Sports

Table of Medals of the Olympic Games Rio-2016

Table of Medals of the Olympic Games Rio-2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 22.- The following is the table of medals of the Olympic Games being held in Rio de Janeiro.

Culture

La Colmenita in El Salvador Keeps Performing for Children

 La Colmenita in El Salvador Keeps Performing for Children

San Salvador, Aug 23.- La Colmenita of El Mozote and Sonzacate communities, El Salvador, presented the show ''La cucarachita Martina'' in the island of Meanguera, in the Gulf of Fonseca.

Sc. & Envt.

ETECSA and AT & T Agree Direct Interconnection Between Cuba and US

 ETECSA and AT & T Agree Direct Interconnection Between Cuba and US

Havana, Aug 23.- The Cuban S.A. Telecommunication company known as Etecsa announced today the signing of Direct Interconnection Agreement with the US AT & T company for the exchange of international voice traffic between the two countries.

Health

More Than 14,000 People Assisted at Cuban-Bolivian Health Fair

More Than 14,000 People Assisted at Cuban-Bolivian Health Fair

Chapare, Bolivia, Aug 23.- More than 14,000 people have received medical care by Cuban and Bolivian doctors during the first two days of an International Health Fair that concluded yesterday in the central department of Cochabamba.