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End of an era as revolutionary Fidel Castro dies
Caribbean
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Caribbean
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End of an era as revolutionary Fidel Castro dies

Alexandre Grosbois, AFP - November 26, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba: Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro has died aged 90, prompting mixed grief and joy Saturday along with international tributes for the man whose iron-fisted rule…

Panama to send 3,800 US-bound Cubans to Mexico
Cuban migrants
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Cuban migrants
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Panama to send 3,800 US-bound Cubans to Mexico

AFP - May 9, 2016

PANAMA CITY — Panama has reached a deal to transfer nearly 4,000 U.S.-bound Cubans stranded on its territory to Mexico, an official said on Sunday, but added…

Cuban migrants storm Costa Rica-Panama border demanding to pass
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Cuban migrants storm Costa Rica-Panama border demanding to pass

The Tico Times - April 13, 2016

More than 1,000 mostly Cuban migrants blocked traffic and forcibly crossed the border into Costa Rica Wednesday morning, demanding that Costa Rica and Nicaragua let them pass through…

Arcadio’s World
Business
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Business
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Arcadio’s World

Arcadio - April 2, 2016

Yes, my family had to flee Cuba. But staying mad about it doesn’t achieve anything.
Cuba
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Cuba
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Yes, my family had to flee Cuba. But staying mad about it doesn’t achieve anything.

Eric Zurita | Special To The Washington Post - March 25, 2016

During one of the first phone conversations I had with Papi after he left Cuba, I asked him to send me a bicycle with an umbrella attached…

Arts and Culture
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VIDEO: Rolling Stones promise ‘historic’ Cuba concert

AFP - March 23, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibHtwz49vSg HAVANA, Cuba – The Rolling Stones took to Cuban media to promise a "historic" occasion when they give their first Havana concert this Friday in a communist country…

Obama addresses the Cuban nation in historic Havana visit
Cuba
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Cuba
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Obama addresses the Cuban nation in historic Havana visit

Juliet Eilperin and Karen DeYoung | The Washington Post - March 22, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – "Sí se puede," U.S. President Barack Obama told the Cuban people Tuesday in a nationwide address that promised a new beginning and a bright future together.…

Obama, Castro hail ‘new day’ for US-Cuba relations
Business
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Business
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Obama, Castro hail ‘new day’ for US-Cuba relations

Andrew Beatty and Sebastian Smith | AFP - March 21, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – U.S. President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart Raúl Castro vowed Monday in Havana to set aside their differences in pursuit of what the…

On first full day in Cuba, Obama meets with Castro and will address the public
Cuba
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Cuba
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On first full day in Cuba, Obama meets with Castro and will address the public

Juliet Eilperin, Karen DeYoung and Nick Miroff | The Washington Post - March 21, 2016

HAVANA -- President Barack Obama's historic trip to Cuba officially began Monday as President Raúl Castro greeted him with a military honor guard and the playing of…

Obama promises human rights talk with Castro
Cuba
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Cuba
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Obama promises human rights talk with Castro

AFP - March 14, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – U.S. President Barack Obama, who visits Cuba in a week, promised dissidents he would directly discuss human rights issues with their president, Raúl Castro, in…