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Progress in Cuba-USA Rapprochement

Progress in Cuba-USA Rapprochement

Washington, May 22.- The dialogue on equal terms and the reciprocal treatment explain the progress made by Cuba and the United States to resume their diplomatic ties, said today the leader of the Cuban delegation to the talks in Washington, Josefina Vidal.

Cuba and the U.S. Agree to Continue Holding Exchanges

 Cuba and the U.S. Agree to Continue Holding Exchanges

Havana, Cuba, May 22.- Cuba and the United States agreed in Washington to continue holding exchanges on issues concerning the work of diplomatic missions, said Josefina Vidal, director general of the United States Office of the Cuban Foreign Ministry.


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Opinion

José Martí: An Everlasting Paradigm of our America

José Martí: An Everlasting Paradigm of our America

By Indira López Karell/Radio Cadena Agramonte

From a very young age and driven by “the star that enlightens and kills”, Jose Marti embodied the most elevated principles of freedom, which he defended with ideas and action.


Sports

Cuba Domadores Clinch Berth to Finals of WSB

Cuba Domadores Clinch Berth to Finals of WSB

Havana, Cuba , May 22.- The Cuba Domadores assured its presence in the final of the 5 th World Series of Boxing (WSB) despite today’s result when completing its match against the Mexico Warriors.

Cuban Despaigne Goes 5-5, with Two Homers in Japanese Baseball

Cuban Despaigne Goes 5-5, with Two Homers in Japanese Baseball

Havana, Cuba, May 22.- Cuban Alfredo Despaigne had an amazing performance in the Japanese Professional Baseball League by hitting two home runs in the 10-6 win of his team the Chiba Lotte Marines over the Saitama Seibu Lions.


Camagüey

Camagüey: Day for Cultural Diversity Dedicated to Palestine

Camagüey: Day for Cultural Diversity Dedicated to Palestine

Camagüey, May 21. – The 5th Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development began at the Santa Cecilia Convention Center in Camaguey with a lecture on the friendly ties between Cuba and the Arab world by Dr. Rodrigo Álvarez Cambras, Chairman of the Arab-Cuban Friendship Association.


Cuba

Five Companies Approved to Settle in Cuban Special Zone

Five Companies Approved to Settle in Cuban Special Zone

Havana, May 22.- Five foreign companies were approved this year to settle in the Special Development Zone Mariel (ZEDM), thus joining the Container Terminal opened in 2014, reported an official source.


World

Unesco Asks for Cessation of Hostility in Syrian Heritage Site of Palmyra

Unesco Asks for Cessation of Hostility in Syrian Heritage Site of Palmyra

Paris, May 21.- The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today called for an immediate cessation of hostilities which threaten the Syrian heritage site of Palmyra.


Sc. & Envt.

Cuban National Park Among the World's Best Conserved Nature Reserves

Cuban National Park Among the World's Best Conserved Nature Reserves

Baracoa, Cuba, May 15.- The National Park Alejandro de Humbolt, World Heritage Site, is one of the world's best conserved natural reserves, according to Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment (CITMA) experts.


US-Cuba Talks

Press Release by the Cuban Delegation to Third Round of US-Cuba Talks

Havana, Cuba, May 22.- Up next, the English version of the press release issued by the Cuban delegation to the third round of talks on the reestablishment of diplomatic relations with the United States, as published by the Cubaminrex Web site:


The Cuban Five


Health

Cuban Medical Brigade Proposed for this Year's Nobel Peace Prize

Havana, May 22.-  Hugo Chavez International Foundation for Peace, Friendship and Solidarity today issued a statement in support of the proposal to award the Nobel Peace Prize to the Cuban medical brigade Henry Reeve.


Culture

Biennial Turns Havana into a Large Art Gallery

Biennial Turns Havana into a Large Art Gallery

Havana, May 22.- Artists from 40 countries let their creativity run free and change urban areas in this city participating in the 12 Biennial of Havana, opening today as a visual celebration.