Raul Castro Meets Angolan Military Delegation

3 Havana, Oct 4. -Cuban President Raul Castro met with an Angolan military delegation, led by Angolan Chief of Staff, Army Corps General Geraldo Sachipengo. The meeting with the head of State took place during a recess of the visitors work session with Cuban First Vice President Jose Ramon Machado Ventura. The Angolan military group concluded on Monday its visit

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Communist Congress Analyzes Domestic Issues

0 Havana, Apr 18. -The delegates to the 6th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party (PCC) met in commissions to discuss domestic issues and adopt draft agreements to be discussed during the event. Full Text of Raul Castro's Central Report to PCC Congress Aspects of the tax system, health and education, tourism and social policy were the focus of debates

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U.S to Open a New Military Base in Honduras

0 Tegucigalpa, Apr 14. -Douglas M. Fraser, Commander of the U.S. Southern Command met Honduran Minister of Defense Marlon Pascua and agreed that the United States will increase its military bases in Honduran northern coast. Fraser is visiting Honduras, according to him, for concreting cooperation agreements to fight drug trafficking and for a better regional security. El Heraldo newspaper posted

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Raul Castro Meets with Timor-Leste Prime Minister

2 Havana, March 2. -Cuban President Raul Castro met with Timor-Leste Prime Minister and Defense Minister Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão, who concluded an official visit to Cuba, describiing it as unforgettable. During the meeting, Raul Castro and Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão talked about the good state of bilateral relations between the governments and peoples, chiefly in public health and education,

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Cuba-Mali Parliamentary Leaders Meet

0 Havana, Oct 27. -The presidents of the national assemblies of Cuba, Ricardo Alarcon, and Mali, Diocounda Traore, met and highlighted the current ties of cooperation between their countries, according to Wednesday news reports. In their meeting in Havana on Tuesday, the two leaders expressed approval at the level of relations, according to a note from Granma newspaper. The African

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Cuban FM on Intense Tour of Malaysia, Singapore

1 Singapore, Oct 15. -Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez met with his counterparts from Malaysia and Singapore to discuss the current economic reforms in Cuba during a brief visit to those nations. First in Kuala Lumpur and then in that city-state, the Cuban minister exchanged viewpoints on regional and global affairs, and promoted bilateral cooperation. During his first visit to

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Indigenous Leaders Meet in Venezuela

4 Caracas, Oct 12. -Dozens of indigenous leaders from Latin America met in Venezuela to plan the strategies to continue with their ancestral struggles. 14 delegations from the same number of countries and more than 400 participants in the 4th Congress of the Anti-imperialist Indigenous Peoples of Latin America will present the achievements of American Indian communities in their emancipation

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Venezuelan Socialists Promote Actions to Prevent Sabotage

4 Caracas, Sep 16. – Representatives of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela and electrical workers are meeting on Wednesday to discuss recent fires and breakdowns at substations and power transmission networks believed to be caused by sabotage. The main purpose of the meeting is to create a movement to confront these actions, which are intended to cause a situation

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Raul Castro Meets with Namibian Ambassador

2 Havana, Aug 27. -Cuban President Raul Castro met with Namibian Ambassador Claudia Grace Uushona, on the occasion of her concluding her diplomatic work on the island. During a meeting on Thursday in this capital, the island's head of State sent a friendly greeting to Namibian President Hifikepunye Lucas Pohamba, the Cuban press reported. Raul Castro expressed gratitude to Uushona

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Hugo Chavez Meets with Fidel, Raul Castro

3 Havana, Aug 26. -Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez met in this capital with leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro and President Raul Castro. For five hours, Fidel Castro and Chavez reviewed a number of international issues, the Cuban press reports Thursday. They particularly addressed the serious threat of nuclear war hanging over humanity. Chavez acknowledged Fidel Castro's outstanding role

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