Pope Pays Courtesy Visit to Mexican President in Guanajuato

1 Guanajuato, Mexico, Mar 24. – Pope Benedict XVI on Saturday will pay a courtesy visit to Mexican President Felipe Calderon at the House of Count Rul, during the second day of his stay in the central state of Guanajuato. Benedict XVI will be welcomed by Calderon and his wife, Margarita Zavala, and after the introduction of the president's relatives

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Chile Commemorates Fidel Castro’s Historic Visit

1 Santiago, Chile, Nov 18. -The Chilean Movement of Solidarity with Cuba will dedicate its 19th National Meeting on Friday and Saturday to the 40th anniversary of the visit of the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, to Chile.The solidarity event will open on Friday in the mining city of Lota, in the region of Bio Bio, some 500

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Top Cuban, Salvadoran Officials Meet

0 Havana, Aug 5. – Cuban First Vice President Jose Ramon Machado Ventura met with Salvador Sanchez, vice president and education minister of El Salvador, who is on an official visit to this country. During their meeting on Thursday, the two leaders reviewed the relations of friendship and cooperation between their nations. They reaffirmed the willingness of their respective governments

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US friends Start Program of Solidarity with Cuba

1 Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Jul 6. -The arrival of a group of US friends will mark the beginning of a month of solidarity with Cuba that will end with the visit of the Pastors for Peace Caravan. The group, consisting of a dozen teachers, will start the program tonight for three days in this western province, where teachers will

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Lula Begins Visit to Cuba

0 Havana, May 31. -The former president of Brazil, Luis Inacio Lula da Silva, will begin a visit to Cuba on Tuesday, Granma newspaper reported today. During his stay, Lula will meet with President Raul Castro and visit sites of economic interest. (Prensa Latina)

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Salvadorans Against U.S. Blockade of Cuba

2 San Salvador, Mar 22. -Organizations in El Salvador will demand the end of the U.S. blockade on Cuba during a visit by President Barack Obama, to begin Tuesday. Organizers of a rally to be held in this capital with that purpose stated that they would call for the release of the five Cuban antiterrorist fighters unjustly imprisoned in the

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Mass Protests in Chile against Obama’s Visit

0 Santiago de Chile, Mar 18. -The National Teachers Association, student groups and human rights organizations are planning a massive protest Sunday to oppose a visit by Barack Obama on Monday and Tuesday. In a communique, organizers demanded that Obama respect the emancipation and integration processes underway in Latin America. The message also calls on Obama to accept U.S. responsibility

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