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[l] at 7/16/19 12:07pm

Legislators approved three new laws and addressed a variety of issues of special importance to the population and key to the nation’s development, during this challenging period

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, National Assembly of People’s Power, economy, budget, blockade, Meisi Bolaños Weiss, Alejandro Gil Fernández]

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[l] at 7/15/19 3:07pm

Speech delivered during the closing of the National Assembly of People’s Power Ninth Legislature’s Third Period of Ordinary Sessions, July 13, 2019, Year 61 of the Revolution

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, National Assembly of People’s Power, economy, blockade]

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[l] at 7/12/19 12:07pm

Alejandro Valdés (65kg), winner of a World Cup bronze medal and of an outstanding competitor in the German Bundesliga; Geandry Garzón (74); Reineris Salas (97), who has placed second in two Word Cups and the Pan Americans; and Oscar Pino in the 125kg bear the greatest responsibility

[Category: Sports, Cuba, Wrestling, Pan American Games, Lima, Alejandro Valdés]

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[l] at 7/12/19 7:07am

During the ceremony, held in the Palace of the Revolution’s Hall of the Ferns, reaffirmed was the commitment of new revolutionary diplomats to give continuity to the legacy of the Cuban Revolution’s foreign policy

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, ambassadors, Raúl Castro, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez]

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[l] at 7/11/19 3:07pm

This July 12 marks 204 years since the birth of a quintessential Cuban woman, Mariana Grajales Coello, mother of Antonio Maceo and of all Cubans

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Mariana Grajales, Antonio Maceo, José Martí, independence]

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[l] at 7/11/19 8:07am

"We must develop an export vocation in all entities. We need to substitute imports, because the less we spend, the more money to re-circulate within our own productive processes," said Miguel Diaz-Canel, President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, during a discussion with deputies on the National Assembly’s Public Services Committee

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez]

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[l] at 7/10/19 4:07pm

Olympic and World champions Mijaín López and Ismael Borrero will lead the Cuban team competing in this classic event at the upcoming continental meet

[Category: Sports, Cuba, Wrestling, Mijain Lopez, Pan American Games, Lima]

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[l] at 7/10/19 7:07am

During the amicable meeting, the leaders discussed the deep bonds of brotherhood that unite the two peoples, parties, and governments, as well as their countries’ respective experiences in the construction of socialism. They likewise discussed the excellent state of bilateral relations and the implementation of agreements reached between Vietnam and Cuba, along with a number of topics on the international agenda

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Vietnam, Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, Raúl Castro, Miguel Díaz-Canel]

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[l] at 7/9/19 2:07pm

Cuba holds all time first place in weightlifting at the Pan American Games, with a total of 67 gold medals, 22 silver, and nine bronze

[Category: Sports, Cuba, Weightlifting, Arley Calderón, interview, Lima, Pan American Games]

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[l] at 7/9/19 1:07pm

Make no mistake, Cohiba is 100% natural

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Brazil, cigars, Cohiba, sorbic acid, Anvisa]

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[l] at 7/9/19 8:07am

Members of the 30th IFCO-Pastors for Peace Friendship Caravan met with the faith community and activists in Cuban civil society; learned of the people’s work first hand in several provinces; and reaffirmed that they will stand by Cuba until the blockade is lifted

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, blockade, Pastors for Peace, Caravan, Gail Walker]

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[l] at 7/9/19 7:07am

Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez participated in meetings of the National Assembly of People’s Power standing committees

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, National Assembly of People’s Power, Díaz-Canel, economy]

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[l] at 7/9/19 7:07am

Fidel: Guayasamín was perhaps the most noble and human person I ever met. He created at the speed of light, and his dimensions as a human being knew no limits

[Category: Culture, Cuba, Fidel, Oswaldo Guayasamín]

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[l] at 7/8/19 2:07pm

Kenyan authorities have stated that the two doctors are alive and that all possible steps are being taken to achieve their return to our country

[Category: World, Cuba, Kenya, doctors, kidnapped, José Ángel Portal Miranda]

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[l] at 7/8/19 1:07pm

The President described as tremendous the population’s participation, understanding, and reception of new measures adopted by the Council of Ministers

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, economy, Díaz-Canel, Televisión, Fidel Castro]

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[l] at 7/8/19 8:07am

The Cuban parliament’s standing committees today begin their work, discussing critical issues of daily life, among activities scheduled prior to the Third Period of Ordinary Session of the National Assembly of People’s Power’s IX Legislature

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, National Assembly of People’s Power, electoral law, standing committees]

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[l] at 7/5/19 12:07pm

Excerpts from speech by Miguel Barnet, outgoing president of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC), during its recent Congress held in Havana, June 29-30

[Category: Culture, Cuba, Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba, UNEAC, Miguel Barnet,, Congress, culture]

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[l] at 7/5/19 8:07am

The President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, yesterday morning attended the XLIII Ordinary General Assembly of the Central American and Caribbean Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (OCCEFS) that is concluding its meeting today in Havana

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Central American and Caribbean Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions, OCCEFS, corruption, Miguel Díaz-Canel, Nelson Shack Yalta]

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[l] at 7/4/19 8:07am

As part of his official visit to the island, Angolan President João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço met with Cuban combatants who fought in his country’s independence struggle, recalling those times

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Angola, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço]

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[l] at 7/2/19 4:07pm

The President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, and the Ministers of Economy and Planning; Finances and Prices; as well as Labor and Social Security, appear this evening on the first of two Mesa Redonda programs devoted to providing more details on measures recently adopted by the Council of Ministers

[Category: Cuba, Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, Mesa Redonda , government, salary increase, economy, wages]

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