Cuban Official in Berlin Stresses International Solidarity with Cuba

2 Havana, Cuba, Aug 4.- The significant role played by solidarity-with-Cuba organizations in Europe and particularly in Germany was addressed in Berlin by Roberto Rodriguez, specialist of the European Department of the Cuban Friendship Institute, a non-government organization that maintains relations with over 1 200 solidarity groups around the world. Rodriguez addressed dozens of activists at a meeting in the

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European Solidarity Brigade Begins Activities in Cuba

1 Artemisa, Cuba, July 3.- The Jose Marti Solidarity Brigade, composed of over 100 activists from 17 European nations, began its activities on Monday at the Julio Antonio Mella International Camp, located in the municipality of Caimito, Artemisa province. The group, which visits the island as part of the 41st edition of friendship trips coming from Europe, placed a wreath

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Medical Applications of Biotechnology in Havana Conference

0 Havana, Feb 15. – Researchers from Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia will participate from March 5 to 8 in the Havana Biotechnology Congress 2012, which will be focused on medical applications of this discipline. Latin America will be present with specialists from Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Venezuela and Cuba, as host. Scientists from Russia, Germany, Luxembourg, Sweden, Switzerland, United

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Cuban Boxers to Train in Europe for Olympics

1 Havana, Dec 15. – A team of Cuban boxers will train in Europe for the 2012 London Olympics, said National Boxing Federation President Alberto Puig. "We are training hard for London 2012. We think we can beat our main rivals, Ukraina -champion in Baku 2011 with 4-1-0 medals ahead of Cuba (2-1-0)- and Russia, whose performance was poor in

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EU Executive to Revise Economic Forecast

0 Brussels, Aug 16.- The European Commission is putting the finishing touches on its revision of economic prospects in Europe and it is a unanimous criterion that it will reduce growth predictions because of the depth of the international financial crisis. The new calculations might show a more pessimistic scenery created by the turbulences provoked by the real estate and

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Chavez in Venezuela After Int’l Tour

0 Caracas, Oct 25. -Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has return to his country after an important international tour of seven countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. Chavez was received by First Vice President Elias Jaua and other government officials, with whom he met after arriving at the Simon Bolivar international airport. A military parade for the Venezuelan president was presented

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UN Demands European Tolerance towards Immigrants

0 Strasbourg, France, Oct 20. – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon demanded from Europe some tolerance towards immigrants and warned of the danger posed by a new policy of polarization. In a speech before the European Parliament, Ban said that some people are playing with the peopleâ�Ös fear and accusing foreigners of violating European values. It is the accusers who

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Hugo Chavez Ends Visit to Iran

0 Tehran, Oct 20. – Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez ends his visit to Iran on Wednesday, and will go to Syria for the fifth stop of his tour of Europe, Asia and Africa. The agenda of the president's last day in Iran includes a tour of a housing complex, a particularly important visit given the Venezuelan governmentÂ�s priority on accelerating

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Hugo Chavez Ends Visit to Iran

1 Tehran, Oct 20. -Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez ends his visit to Iran on Wednesday, and will go to Syria for the fifth stop of his tour of Europe, Asia and Africa. The agenda of the president's last day in Iran includes a tour of a housing complex, a particularly important visit given the Venezuelan government�s priority on accelerating housing

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