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  1. EU, Cuba hold new round of talks to normalise tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... a century of enmity. The EU launched its normalisation process with the communist island to encourage President Raul Castro to pursue reforms allowing for private initiatives without changing the one-party political system. The EU bases its approach ...

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  2. Spain asks US for help on extraditions from CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Newsday

    ... the list immediately and without conditions. Zapatero's comments in Havana after meeting with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private visit greatly angered the conservative Madrid government Margallo said Zapatero had not informed the ...

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  3. US agriculture representatives explore business opportunities in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    HAVANA, Cuba -- Representatives of an agricultural organization in the United States are visiting Cuba to explore the opportunities the Caribbean nation offers in agribusiness, with the purpose of establishing bilateral commercial exchanges, limited for over 50 years due to the US trade embargo. The delegation, on a visit to the island since Sunday, is composed of 95 representatives of the US Agriculture Coalition for Cuba , created after the announcement made by presidents Raul Castro and Barack Obama on December 17 of the decision to reestablish diplomatic relations.

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  4. New York increases Cuba charter flightsRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Australian

    ... journeys. The company decided in November to launch the route -- before President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro surprised the world in December with plans to normalise ties. On January 15, the US government eased travel restrictions, ...

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  5. U.S. agribusinesmen in Cuba call for end to embargoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... Coalition for Cuba (USACC), which was created shortly after the historic Dec. 17 joint announcement by Raul Castro and Barack Obama on restoring broken bilateral ties, and which is campaigning to have the embargo lifted. The group believes that a ...

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  6. Online travel sites jump on the U.S.-Cuba bandwagon, report rise in demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fox News

    With the island beckoning the likes of Conan and Paris and others famous enough not to need last names, it was only a matter of time before a U.S. online travel booking site offered trips to Havana. It is just one of the latest stirrings of the recently awakened "sleeping giant" of U.S.-Cuba relations - dormant for more than half a century - after President Barack Obama and Cuba President Raul Castro announced in December the restoration of diplomatic relations between the long sworn enemies.

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  7. French President Hollande to visit Cuba as EU pursues talksRead the original story

    Tuesday | Reuters

    ... territories of Martinique and Guadalupe. Last April, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius met Cuban leader Raul Castro, marking the first trip by a high-ranking French official to Cuba in more than 30 years. The EU last year agreed to begin ...

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  8. What would Cuba do?Read the original story

    Tuesday | Babalu Blog

    ... an eye to what the adversary's counter move would be. A foreign policy move always seeks reciprocity. General Raul Castro has now provided a comprehensive answer to my " W hat W ould C astro D o" question. On the 28th of January 2015, speaking in ...

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  9. "Compensate This!" Castro theft of Spanish properties in ...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Babalu Blog

    As Raul Castro demands 117 billion dollars or more in compensation from the United States, some Spaniards are increasing their efforts to claim compensations of their own from the Castro regime. Some of these poor fools are simply demanding monetary compensation, while others are also demanding --in addition -- the return of their stolen property.

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  10. WorldViews: Why Midwestern farmers want to break the Cuba embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... Agriculture is one of the few sectors of the Cuban economy that has seen significant liberalization under Raul Castro. But the government still doesn't allow farmers to freely import tractors, trucks and other modern equipment, and Cuban growers say ...

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  11. "Normalize This!" Cubazuela offers U.S. very special lesson in diplomacy and reciprocityRead the original story

    Tuesday | Babalu Blog

    Cognitive dissonance reigns supreme at the White House, as Raul Castro steps up his campaign to humiliate the United States. While the current occupant of the White House blathers on and on about being in a hurry to "normalize" diplomatic relations with Cuba and about the easing of travel restrictions and the great positive changes this will bring to the Cuban people, the Cuban colony of Venezuela is teaching him a lesson on what the puppeteers in Havana mean by "normalization."

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  12. Young Cuban artists testing the boundaries of dissentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    With fake-diamond studs lining his lips and ears, and a tattoo carved under his dreadlocks, Omar Sayut is hard to miss. " Down with Raul! Down with Raul! " he chants in a video performance, referring to the president of Cuba, Raul Castro.

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  13. Fidel Castro meets with 5 Cuban agents freed from U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Click Orlando

    ... wife, Dalia Soto del Valle, is also shown, as is his nephew Alejandro Castro Espin, the son of Cuban President Raul Castro and a colonel in Cuba's Interior Ministry. These "anti-terrorist heroes never did any harm to the United States," Fidel Castro ...

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  14. Fidel Castro meets freed 'Cuban Five'Read the original story

    Monday | Newkerala.com

    ... re declared heroes of the Republic of Cuba at a ceremony, on February 24, presided over by Cuba's current leader Raul Castro.

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  15. Fidel Castro meets with 5 Cuban intelligence agents freed from U.S.Read the original story

    Monday | GantDaily.com

    ... wife, Dalia Soto del Valle, is also shown, as is his nephew Alejandro Castro Espin, the son of Cuban President Raul Castro and a colonel in Cuba's Interior Ministry. These "anti-terrorist heroes never did any harm to the United States," Fidel Castro ...

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  16. US farm delegation sizes up prospects with Cuba visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | West Australian

    An American food and farm industries delegation visited Cuba on Monday, sizing up the potential for doing bigger business with the Americas' only communist-run nation. US President Barack Obama and President Raul Castro took the world by surprise in December when they announced their decision to seek closer relations and end more than half a century of enmity.

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  17. Commentary: Will the US-Cuban rapprochement affect the relationship between the EU and Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and Germany.18 It was not until 2006, when Fidel Castro handed his leadership in Cuba to his younger brother, Raul Castro, that this diplomatic conflict ended. However, it would take two more years for the EU to restart cooperation with Cuba after ...

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  18. Marin Voice: We could learn some lessons from CubansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... “Whether the elephant is making love or making war, it always flattens the grass,” they say. So Raul Castro says, in that enigmatic Cuban way, they will move forward “without haste; but without delay.” It is no small ...

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  19. Fidel Castro Finally Meets 'Cuban Five,' Spies Turned HeroesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Big News Network.com

    ... in public since Jan. 8, 2014. Fidel Castro's current role in policy-making is unknown. Many Cubans presume Raul Castro consults with his brother on major decisions, and Fidel Castro's long absence after the announcement raised questions about his ...

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  20. Fidel Castro Meets Spies Freed by ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | News Max

    ... our people." The remaining three arrived back in Cuba on December 17, the day presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro announced a landmark thaw in US-Cuban ties after more than five decades of Cold War enmity. When Fidel Castro failed to make an ...

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