Cuban VP at Kirchner’s Wake

3 Buenos Aires, Oct 29. -Cuban Vice President Esteban Lazo Hernandez was in Argentina for the funeral rites of former Argentine President Nestor Kirchner, who will be buried on Friday in his hometown of Rio Gallegos. Lazo arrived at about 11 p.m. at the Metropolitan Airport and was accompanied by Deputy Foreign Minister Rogelio Sierra. Cuban President Raul Castro and

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Home of Pelé Could Become a Museum

11 Rio de Janeiro, Oct 19. -The house where the former Brazilian football star Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, was born will be rebuilt and may be turned into a museum, local authorities said on Monday. The city council of Tres Corazones, in the southeastern region of Minas Gerais state, said the home where Pelé was born on

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Cuba, Ukraine Officials Meet

3 Havana, Apr 3. -Cuban Head of State Raul Castro met with Leonid Kuchma, former President of Ukraine and special envoy of that country's current President Victor Yanukovich, the national media reported on Friday. Kuchma participated in the celebration on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Cuban health care program for children affected by the nuclear catastrophe at

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