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Sure-footed Cuban dance in Washington

Compañia Malpaso Cuba

Through Cuban dance company Malpaso, one of the island’s most valued artistic expressions among U.S. audiences will take to the stage this weekend as part of the Artes de Cuba Festival, taking place at Washington’s Kennedy Center.

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Cuba rejects attacks by Mike Pence in the OAS

Cossio

On Monday, May 7, the Cuban Foreign Ministry rejected the “aggressive and untrue” remarks made by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, in Washington. Director General for the United States at the Cuban Foreign Ministry, Carlos Fernández de Cossío, warned that such actions only serve to remind Latin Americans that the Monroe Doctrine and its hegemonic aspirations are as alive today as ever.

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The attacks on Syria – a pattern of lies

Siria

Firstly, President Donald Trump, on adopting the erroneous and criminal decision to bomb Syrian territory, did not consult either with the United Nations or Congress, nor did he wait for the investigation to determine whether chemical weapons had indeed been used.

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The 10 most common lies about alleged health incidents affecting U.S. diplomats in Cuba

Diplomaticos noticias falsas

Since the story was first reported a series of inaccuracies and blatant lies have appeared in international media and official statements. Granma shares a list of the 10 most common. After months of investigations by U.S. and Cuban authorities, there is no evidence that U.S. diplomats were the victims of “sonic attacks” in Cuba.

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Days of combat

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Rumors of the fighting were heard during the dawn hours. It was at a distance. I went out on the balcony. From the heights of Vedado, militia men ran down the hill as they finished buttoning their uniform shirts. Right away, the news began to spread. They had bombed the Ciudad Libertad airport. We were in the prelude to an imminent invasion, expected since the United States had broken diplomatic relations. We were on the eve of Playa Girón. (on the Bay of Pigs)

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Cuban Ambassador Talks With Businessmen While Visiting Florida

cabañas embajdor cubano usa

Cuban ambassador to the United States, José Ramón Cabañas, met with businessmen from several companies during a working visit to Florida on April 9 and 10, the island”s diplomatic delegation announced today.

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From the island to the world, Cuban art in Washington

Mendive

The most extensive presentation by Cuban artists to take place in the United States is scheduled this coming May 8 through June 3, in Washington’s renowned Kennedy Center. The program, including some 50 events under the title of “Artes de Cuba: From the Island to the World,” was announced in Havana, March 28, by Deputy Minister of Culture Fernando Rojas,

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The Foreign Policy of the United States as the Extremist Circle Closes

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In the midst of the feverish atmosphere in the White House, the recent
appointments of President Trump to key positions in his administration
clearly reflect the warmongering emphasis of strong power and imperial
blackmail that is imprinting itself into US foreign policy.

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The United States is an oligarchy, not a democracy

Mapa EEUU democracia

“The government of the rich, by the rich, and for the rich.” By replacing the term “people” in Abraham Lincoln’s well-known phrase with those who have real power in the United States, we gain a more exact idea of how U.S. politics and society work.

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Cuba Warns About Trump Administration Warmongering

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The recent appointments of US President Donald Trump to key positions clearly reflect the warmongering accent of his administration, warns Cubadebate website. According to the publication, Trump appeals to the so-called ‘hard power’ (strong power) and imperial blackmail as main tools of his foreign policy.