Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro becomes first leader to meet Cuba’s new President Miguel Diaz-Canel

Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel (R) and visiting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro meet at the Palace of the Revolution in Havana, Cuba, April 21, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has become the first foreign leader to visit new Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel, signifying the importance of relations between Caracas and Havana. Maduro […]

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Miguel Diaz-Canel sworn in as Cuba’s new president to end Castro brothers’ rule

This handout picture released by Cuban official website www.cubadebate.cu shows outgoing Cuban President Raul Castro (R) raising the arm of Cuba’s new President Miguel Diaz-Canel after he was formally named by the National Assembly, in Havana, on April 19, 2018. (Via AFP) Cuba’s new President Miguel Diaz-Canel has been sworn in as Raul Castro’s successor, […]

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Cuba accuses US of ‘slander,’ calls sonic attack claims ‘science fiction’

This file photo, taken on October 3, 2017, shows the US Embassy in Havana. (By AFP) Cuban officials probing US allegations of “acoustic strikes” on American diplomats in Havana have dismissed the claims as “science fiction.” “This is slander by the United States,” said Coronel Ramiro Ramirez, the Cuban official responsible for the security of […]

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Cuba’s President Raul Castro criticizes US President Donald Trump over partial reverse in détente

Cuban President Raul Castro participates in the Permanent Working Committees of the National Assembly in Havana, July 14, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Cuban President Raul Castro has criticized as a “setback” US President Donald Trump’s hard-line stance against Havana but also promised to continue working to normalize ties between the two countries. In an address to […]

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