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Costa Rica spy kid: My mom was sent to kill Castro and my dad was president of Venezuela
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Costa Rica spy kid: My mom was sent to kill Castro and my dad was president of Venezuela

Karl Kahler - October 27, 2015

PUERTO VIEJO, Limón — Monica Mercedes Pérez Jiménez has a life story with more twists and turns than a Cold War thriller, a Hollywood movie and a…

In Castros’ home region, Pope Francis praises Church ‘sacrifices’
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Arts and Culture
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In Castros’ home region, Pope Francis praises Church ‘sacrifices’

Jean-Louis de la Vaissiere | AFP - September 21, 2015

HOLGUÍN, Cuba – Pope Francis on Monday praised the sacrifices made by Cuba's Catholic Church to work on the island as he visited the home region of communist…

Pope Francis meets the Castros after mass on iconic Havana square
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Arts and Culture
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Pope Francis meets the Castros after mass on iconic Havana square

Jean-Louis de la Vaissiere | AFP - September 20, 2015

HAVANA, Cuba – Pope Francis met Sunday with Fidel and Raúl Castro, the brothers who have ruled Cuba since its 1959 revolution, after celebrating an outdoor mass attended…

For Pope Francis, an unfinished mission in Cuba
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Everyone's favorite pope
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For Pope Francis, an unfinished mission in Cuba

NICK MIROFF | THE WASHINGTON POST - September 13, 2015

HAVANA -- Pope John Paul II's groundbreaking trip to Cuba in 1998 made such an impression on the Rev. Jorge Mario Bergoglio that he wrote a book…

Cuban-born ex-CIA agent Luis Posada Carriles hospitalized after crash
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CIA
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Cuban-born ex-CIA agent Luis Posada Carriles hospitalized after crash

AFP - September 2, 2015

MIAMI – Former CIA agent and anti-Communist activist Luis Posada Carriles was hospitalized after he crashed his car into a lamp post and flipped the vehicle, the El…

Cuba marks Castro uprising anniversary with call for US embargo end
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Cuba
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Cuba marks Castro uprising anniversary with call for US embargo end

Rigoberto Díaz | AFP - July 27, 2015

SANTIAGO DE CUBA – Cuba marked the anniversary of Fidel Castro's first armed uprising 62 years ago Sunday with calls for an end to the U.S. embargo and…

Unprecedented daiquiri toast at the grave of Hemingway’s barman in Cuba
Cuba
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Cuba
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Unprecedented daiquiri toast at the grave of Hemingway’s barman in Cuba

Francisco Jara | AFP - July 25, 2015

HAVANA, Cuba -- The grave of the barman who served drinks for writer Ernest Hemingway was the setting Friday for an unprecedented toast with daiquiri prepared by United…

Cuba pays tribute to Che Guevara on his 87th birthday
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Cuba
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Cuba pays tribute to Che Guevara on his 87th birthday

AFP - June 14, 2015

HAVANA, Cuba – A score of objects offered to the Cuban-Argentinean revolutionary Ernesto Che Guevara was placed on display for the first time as part of an exhibition inaugurated on…

Cuban leader’s daughter organizes symbolic gay weddings
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Latin America
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Cuban leader’s daughter organizes symbolic gay weddings

Francisco Jara | AFP - May 6, 2015

HAVANA, Cuba – Cuban President Raúl Castro's daughter Mariela, a lawmaker and gay-rights activist, said Tuesday her organization would hold symbolic gay weddings this weekend in a…

Fidel Castro makes first public appearance in 14 months
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Cuba
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Fidel Castro makes first public appearance in 14 months

AFP - April 4, 2015

HAVANA, Cuba – Cuba's former president and revolutionary icon Fidel Castro has made his first public appearance in 14 months, local media reported Saturday. The state-run newspaper…

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