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  1. The implications of ending the embargo on Cuba's apartheid Castro dictatorshipRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    The University of Miami's Dr. Jaime Suchlicki in the Institute for Cuban and Cuban American Studies' Focus on Cuba : If the U.S. were to end the embargo and lift the travel ban without major reforms in Cuba, there would be significant implications: Money from American tourists would flow into businesses owned by the Castro government thus strengthening state enterprises. The tourist industry is controlled by the military and General Raul Castro.

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  2. Cuba dispatches two new medical brigades to AfricaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Cuban President Raul Castro has announced that two health brigades from the island will be dispatched to Liberia and Guinea Conakry this week to ...

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  3. World must stop Ebola in West Africa or face 'pandemic', says Cuban President Raul CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DNA India

    Cuba is sending 461 doctors and nurses to West Africa, the largest medical contingent of any single country to fight the worst Ebola outbreak on record The world must confront Ebola in West Africa to prevent what could become one of the worst pandemics in human history, Cuban President Raul Castro said on Monday. "I am convinced that if this threat is not stopped in West Africa with an immediate international response ... it could become one of the gravest pandemics in human history," Castro told a summit of the leftist ALBA bloc of Latin American and Caribbean countries in Havana.

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  4. Cuban health workers to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNN

    ... an emergency summit in Havana of representatives from 12 Latin American and Caribbean countries, Cuban President Raul Castro said the danger presented by Ebola transcends borders and politics. "We should try to avoid the politicization of this grave ...

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  5. Cuba Willing to Work with US to Stop Ebola Outbreak in West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    (HAVANA) - Cuban President Raul Castro says that Cuba and the United States can work "side-by-side" in the effort to stop the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. At the ALBA-TCP Summit on Ebola, Castro called the situation "a dreadful epidemic," and noted ...

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  6. Cuba invites US to cooperate on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Cuban is willing to work with the United States in the fight against Ebola, President Raul Castro said at a summit of leftist Latin American nations Monday. Castro said that the world must avoid politicization of the effort.

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  7. Cuba pledges more doctors, nurses to fight Ebola in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Cuba's President Raul Castro, left, raises the hand of Bolivia's President Evo Morales, in recognition of Morales' re-election victory, Oct. 20, 2014. The meeting in Havana was called by Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro with the stated objective of preventing the spread of Ebola.

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  8. Nigeria declared free from Ebola in 'spectacular success'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... cured after treatment in an isolation unit in Oslo, the organization said Monday. In Havana, Cuban President Raul Castro urged fellow Latin American leftist leaders to work together to fight Ebola, saying the disease "threatens us all" as he opened ...

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  9. Ebola outbreak: UN aid worker dies from virus as Britain steps up airport screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... and had had a blood transfusion from someone who survived Ebola, the Associated Press reports. Cuba's leader Raul Castro warned, at a summit of leftist Latin American and Caribbean countries today, that more must be done by the international ...

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  10. Obama coalition-building again, this time on EbolaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... is sending nearly 400 medical workers, the largest contribution by any single country. Cuban President Raul Castro said he was willing to work with the United States, and that the issue shouldn't be politicized. As he works to calm the fears of ...

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  11. Cuban Doctors on Front Line in Africa Helping Fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking

    Cuban President Raul Castro on Monday announced that two health brigades from the island will be dispatched to Liberia and Guinea Conakry early this week to collaborate in the fight against the Ebola epidemic. The Cuban leader made the announcement at the inauguration in Havana of the extraordinary summit being held by the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America, or ALBA, to coordinate efforts to combat and halt the spread of the disease.

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  12. Cuba's Raul Castro Calls for Collective Work Against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Colombia

    The way to avoid negative effects by the Ebola epidemic is the collective work in prevention, said today President of Cuba, Raul Castro, when opening the Special Summit of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America . The Cuban Head of State suggested performing collective cooperation through the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States to assist in the preparation of health personnel to develop comprehensive prevention measures, having Haiti as priority.

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  13. Daily Press Briefing: EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Department

    There was, as I'm sure you know, a big conference in Havana today about Ebola, and Raul Castro publicly said that Cuba is ready to cooperate with any country in the world, including the U.S. I'm wondering if this is a comment that you welcome, and if there is a response that the U.S. is indeed willing to work with Cuba on this. MS. HARF: Well, you heard Secretary Kerry last Friday in his comments about Ebola recognize that Cuba has dispatched hundreds of health care workers to the region as part of the UN mission for the emergency response here, and said that this is a significant contribution to the overall international response. 1 comment

  14. World must stop Ebola in West Africa or face 'pandemic' - Cuba's CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    The world must confront Ebola in West Africa to prevent what could become one of the worst pandemics in human history, Cuban President Raul Castro said on Monday. "I am convinced that if this threat is not stopped in West Africa with an immediate international response ... it could become one of the gravest pandemics in human history," Castro told a summit of the leftist ALBA bloc of Latin American and Caribbean countries in Havana.

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  15. Fidel Castro Offers Cuba's Cooperation with USA to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | I4U Future Technology News

    ... island for nearly half a century until 2006 and currently as the chief advisor to the government of his brother Raul Castro . At the start of this month, Cuba sent around 165 medical workers to Sierra Leone and they are ready to offer nearly 300 ...

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  16. Latin American bloc to launch Ebola action planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Nov 5. Health experts from the region will meet in Havana on Oct 29 and 30 to draw up the plan. Cuban President Raul Castro opened the Ebola summit - the first of its kind in Latin America - warning his fellow leaders that "a terrible epidemic is ...

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  17. Nigeria declared Ebola-free in 'spectacular success'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... branch of the organisation, also known by its French name Medecins sans Frontieres. In Havana, Cuban President Raul Castro urged fellow Latin American leftist leaders to work together to fight Ebola, saying the disease "threatens us all" as he ...

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  18. UCF professor tackles Cuban revolution in new bookRead the original story

    Yesterday | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    One of the first books in nearly three decades that dares to explore the Cuban Revolution from its origins through Raul Castro's government is hitting bookshelves in time for Hispanic Heritage month. "Revolutionary Cuba" by University of Central Florida Professor Luis Martinez-Fernandez starts with Fulgencio Batista's 1952 coup and takes readers through more than 60 years of historical twists and turns.

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  19. Raul Castro's desperate offensiveRead the original story

    Sunday | Babalu Blog

    Raul Castro fears that Venezuela's subsidies will dry out in the short-term. He sees it coming.

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  20. Faced with U.S. embargo, Cuba's black m...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Korea Herald

    ... goods. He is one of half a million Cubans who work in the 200 or so independent jobs authorized under President Raul Castro's economic reforms. Though buying and selling pirated goods is technically illegal in Cuba, the trade is widely known and ...

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