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Caricatures by One of Cuban Five to Be Exhibited in Canada

Cinco Héroes

Ottawa, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The exhibit of caricatures Humor from my Pen, by Gerardo Hernández, one of the five anti-terrorist Cuban fighters unfairly held in US prisons since 1998, will be opened for the first time as of Jan.24 in Québec. They are images that speak for themselves, according to a communiqué received today in Prensa Latina.

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Colombian Govt, FARC-EP Resume Dialogue

Paz en Colombia

Havana, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People´s Army (FARC-EP) resume today the peace talks in this city after a holiday break of 23 days. The parties have returned to the Havana´s International Conference Center, permanent venue of the talks created on November 19, to continue the discussions focused on the issue of land, considered a key factor in this new attempt to end decades of armed conflict.

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Cuba: Raul Castro Meets with Venezuelan Politicians

Raul Castro

Havana, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Raúl Castro met on Saturday with Venezuelan Executive Vice President Nicolás Maduro and other politicians from that South American country at the protocol hall of the Jose Marti International Airport in this capital. According to an official press release, Raúl Castro met with Maduro and the leader of

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Venezuelan People Mobilize in Support of Chavez


Caracas, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan people will rally today in front of the Miraflores Palace, seat of the Executive power, to express support for the government of President Hugo Chavez, convened by the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV). Heads of State and leaders from 18 countries, including Bolivia’s President Evo Morales, Nicaragua’s Daniel Ortega, and Uruguay’s Jose Mujica, are expected to participate in this event.

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Cuban University Students in Virtual Sexuality Forum


Santiago de Cuba, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The First National Student Conclave Virtual University of learning about sexuality will be held at the Medical University of this city from the next 28 january, organizers said today. Sexsalud 2013 will be carry out by Infomed, the telematics network system in Cuba, and it is sponsored by the National Center for Sexual Education (CENESEX), Provincial Information Center of Medical Sciences and magazines Alma Mater and April 16.

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Cuba on the Verge of Significant Immigration Changes

Pasaporte Cubano

Havana, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Just five days before new immigration changes take effect regarding the flow of Cubans to and from the country, local authorities are providing additional information about the immigration updates announced last October. Starting January 14, Cubans will no longer need to apply for an exit permit to travel abroad, nor will they need to present a letter of invitation from hosts abroad. The change is greatly anticipated both within and outside the country.

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Symbolic Caravan of Victory Arrives in Havana

caravana de la libertad

Havana, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) The symbolic Caravan of the Victory arrives today in Havana, to complete its tour as it was done by the Rebel Army headed by Fidel Castro, the leader after the revolutionary triumph of 1959. Youth and members of the historic rebel army crossed the nation to commemorate the historic deed that began on January 2, 1959, in Santiago de Cuba on the eastern region of this island.

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Cuba Ready to Implement New Migratory Reform

pasaporte cubano

Havana, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba”s Immigration Agency (DIE) reported today that it is ready to implement the legal regulations planned to come into force on January 14 as part of the updating of the country”s migratory policy. The DIE stressed that the preparation it has undertaken guarantees the the implementation of the measures will

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Int’l Committee Calls for Global Tweets For Release of Cuban Five

Cinco Héroes

how to get your ex girlfriend back Washington, Jan 4 (Prensa Latina) The International Committee for the Freedom of five Cubans imprisoned in the United States is inviting internet users worldwide to post messages on the Twitter social network to demand the release of these men. The virtual date set for the concerted tweets is

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Havana Vibrates with the Best of Jazz

Chucho Valdés

how to get her back Havana, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) With a luxury concert offered by pianist Chucho Valdes and his quintet, was inaugurated the 28th International Jazz Plaza Festival at the Mella Theater in Havana. During the opening ceremony last night the maestro Bobby Carcasses welcomed the participating artists in Mexico, Sweden, United States,