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    Cuba's strongest tornado in nearly 80 years kills at least four

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 11:31am on January 29, 2019

    A rare tornado ripped through Havana late on Sunday, leaving at least four dead and nearly two hundred injured as it tore off roofs, flipped...

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    Cuba sees 1.5pc growth next year after hard 2018

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:00am on December 23, 2018

    Cuba’s economy grew 1.2 per cent in 2018, below the government’s forecast, and is expected to expand 1.5 per cent in 2019 despite falling export...

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    On historic visit, Spanish premier bets on Cuba business opportunities

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2018

    On a historic visit to Cuba, Spanish premier Pedro Sanchez vowed on Friday that his country would continue to increase investments there despite Cuba’s cash...

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    Cuba’s president says can’t talk with Trump unless it’s as equals

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:59am on September 18, 2018

    Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel said in his first interview since taking office in April his government could not talk with US president Donald Trump as...

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    Cuba ends Castro era

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:42am on April 20, 2018

    Cuba’s new president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, began his term on Thursday with a promise to defend the socialist revolution led by the Castro brothers since 1959,...

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    Cuba bans naming statues or public places after Fidel Castro

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:43am on December 29, 2016

    Cuba’s National Assembly approved a law on Tuesday that bans erecting commemorative statues of Fidel Castro or naming public places after him, in accordance with...

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    Cubans mourn for Castro

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:47am on November 28, 2016

    Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of ‘I am Fidel’ to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative...

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    Iconic revolutionary Fidel Castro dies

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 11:24am on November 26, 2016

    Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied US efforts...