Diana Nyad Plans to Swim from Cuba to Florida

1 Havana, Jul 20. -In the coming days, U.S. long distance swimmer Diana Nyad will try to break her own record in an attempt to swim from the shores of Cuba to Florida, the athlete confirmed Wednesday in a post on her website.The athlete said she is waiting for a forecast of several days of calm winds and waters to

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Fidel Castro: The Disaster in Japan and a Visit from a Friend

1 Havana, Mar 31. -The Disaster in Japan and a Visit from a Friend is the title of the latest reflection by leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro. Prensa Latina post below the full-text: (Translation provided by ESTI) "THE DISASTER IN JAPAN AND A VISIT FROM A FRIEND" Today I had the pleasure of greeting Jimmy Carter, who from

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Reinventing the United Nations

447 United Nations, Oct 25. -Since leaving my post as president of the UN General Assembly, on September 14, 2009, I have been working on a proposal to reinvent the United Nations. We will soon be presenting that proposal. I am among those who are convinced that today more than ever, the world needs a real United Nations, one that

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Niega el Washington Post que Cuba sea terrorista

0 La Habana, 5 ene. – El The Washington Post, el mayor y más antiguo periódico de la capital de Estados Unidos, publica hoy un artículo crítico a la inclusión de Cuba en la lista de países considerados por EE.UU. como terroristas.   El escrito, firmado por el ganador del Premio Pulitzer 2009, Eugene Robinson, y reseñado hoy por el sitio

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