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Washington Sets up Cuba-US Bilateral Commission Meeting

Washington Sets up Cuba-US Bilateral Commission Meeting

Washington, Sep 30.- Cuba and the United States today set up the fourth meeting of its Bilateral Commission, a mechanism activated a year ago to improve cooperation between the two countries. The meetings are taking place in Washington.

Cuba Defends Women's Rights and Gender Equality in Geneva

Cuba Defends Women's Rights and Gender Equality in Geneva

Geneva, Sep 30.- Cuba has defended all aspects of women''s rights, gender equality and women''s empowerment during the 33rd regular session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva.


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Opinion

Children’s Health: A Reason to Condemn the US Blockade

Children’s Health: A Reason to Condemn the US Blockade

By Iris Armas Padrino/ACN

Cuba’s National Hero Jose Marti said “we work for our children because they express their love and they are the hope of the world”.  This was published in Our America essay in the Illustraded Magazine of New York on January 1st, 1891.

Camagüey

Miami-Camagüey Flights Resumed (+ Photos)

Miami-Camagüey Flights Resumed (+ Photos)

Camaguey.- With the arrival of Airbus 319 at the Ignacio Agramonte International Airport of the city of Camaguey, direct flights between the United States and this territory, which began almost half a century ago and were interrupted in 1961, were resumed.

Cuba

Cuban top official on twitter following US-Cuba talks on Friday

 Cuban top official on twitter following US-Cuba talks on Friday

Havana, Cuba, Sep 30.- The general director for the United States at the Cuban Foreign Ministry, Josefina Vidal will be available for exchange on twitter once the 4th session of the US-Cuba Bilateral Commission closes in Washington D.C.

World

Cuba Designated Member of Work Committee of FAO's 26th Agricultural Commission

Cuba Designated Member of Work Committee of FAO's 26th Agricultural Commission

Rome, Sept 30.- Cuba has been designated, together with five other countries, as member of the Work Committee of the 26th Agricultural Commission of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, the FAO, through 2018.

Sports

Cuban GM Dominguez keeps winning streak in Spain

Cuban GM Dominguez keeps winning streak in Spain

Havana, Cuba, Sep 30.- Cuban Leinier Dominguez gave proof again of his good performance when winning for the third time in the Spanish Team Championship Honor Division (CECLUB by its Spanish acronym) held in Aragon community.

Sc. & Envt.

Matthews, now a category two hurricane moves on Caribbean waters

 Matthews, now a category two hurricane moves on Caribbean waters

Havana, Cuba, Sep 30.- With 165-kilometer-per hour sustained winds and higher gusts, Matthews became a category two hurricane overnight and continues to intensify as it moves on Caribbean waters.

Culture

Cuban Erick Jon Wins Akademia Music Award in Los Angeles

Cuban Erick Jon Wins Akademia Music Award in Los Angeles

Havana, Cuba, Sep 29.-Cuban singer and composer Erick Jon has recently won an Akademia Music Award, a prize given by the homonymous institution based in Los Angeles, the United States.

Health

Cuba and Japan Sign Agreement for Medical Equipment Donation

Cuba and Japan Sign Agreement for Medical Equipment Donation

Havana, Sep 26.- Cuba and Japan signed an agreement for a donation of medical equipment to improve the quality of services in the main hospitals in this country and diagnose different diseases, especially cancer.