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  1. U.S. clears Kuwaiti for release from GuantanamoRead the original story

    28 min ago | Air Force Times

    The United States has cleared the release of a Kuwaiti man held at the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for more than 12 years because of his suspected links to terrorism.

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  2. Putin Robbed Blind in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... of James Bond, the cojones of George Patton and the craftiness of Cardinal Richelieu. Actually, in his dealings with Cuba, Putin looks more like Barney Fife. We're not accustomed to seeing Mr Macho-Cool Vladimir Putin made an international jackass. ...

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  3. U.S. clears Kuwaiti for release from GuantanamoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MilitaryCity.com

    The United States has cleared the release of a Kuwaiti man held at the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for more than 12 years because of his suspected links to terrorism.

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  4. One Kuwaiti inmate to stay at Guantanamo, second goes home: panelRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... a U.S. national security panel said on Friday. Faez Mohammed Ahmed al-Kandari, who has been held at the U.S. prison in Cuba without charge since 2002, is a security threat because he is susceptible to recruitment by extremists, the Periodic Review ...

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  5. Review board recommends that Guantanamo detainee be transferred to KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Long War Journal

    ... from the beginning." Al Awda's family has played a prominent role in challenging the detention of Fouzi and others in Cuba. The congratulations was quickly retweeted by high-profile al Qaeda supporters and members, including Sanafi al Nasr , who is ...

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  6. Dion Waiters, Efficiency Statistics, and ContextRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    Walks, bases on balls, have been the rage amongst baseball prospectors for the last ten years.

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  7. Judge severs case of 1 of 5 defendants facing trial at Guantanamo in Sept. 11 attackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... the other defendants. Binalshibh and the four others are facing trial by military commission at the U.S. base in Cuba for planning and aiding the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack. They could get the death penalty if convicted. The case has bogged ...

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  8. How Obama could easily help Cuba's 'self-employed'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... campaigns along with the incessant whining are aimed to benefit only one group: The Castro regime's military junta in Cuba. To them the Cuban people -- in particular the dissidents -- are merely tools to be used in any which way to achieve policy ...

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  9. Mets among teams to check out Cuban OF Rusney CastilloRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Metsblog.com

    The Mets will be among 11 teams flocking to Miami to watch 26-year-old Cuban OF Rusney Castillo hold a workout this weekend He is 5'9a 3, 185 pounds, a right-handed hitter with a line-drive stroke and plus-plus speed, according to Ben Badler .

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  10. Russia to give Cuba $1m to restore damage from Hurricane SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Pravda

    Officials with the Russian Foreign Ministry said that Russia would give Cuba a million dollars for the restoration of damaged housing in the province of Santiago de Cuba. 7 comments

  11. 'Real-World' Trumps Gitmo Detainee's ClaimRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    ... a federal judge ruled Wednesday. Mohammad Rimi, 45, was one of the earliest prisoners in the U.S. Naval base in Cuba. After being captured in Afghanistan in December 2001, Rimi arrived with the first batch of detainees in January 2002. He was ...

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  12. Ra l Castro's daughter denies death rumoursRead the original story

    Yesterday | Buenos Aires Herald

    Cuban president Ral Castro's daughter, Mariela Castro, talked to the media to deny the rumours of her death that began after Ouagadougou's airport informed that she was one of the passengers of the Air Algerie flight that crashed today after taking off in Burkina Faso.

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  13. S. Africa Launches Campaign Against US Cuba SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    Members of a military band stand under the iron sculpture of Ernesto "Che" Guevara at Revolution Square in Havana, Cuba South Africa's ruling African National Congress has launched the Cuban Solidarity Campaign - pledging to work against long-standing US sanctions against the communist island nation.

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  14. MEDICC Congratulates 20 New MDs for the USA Graduating from Cuba's Latin American Medical SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... produced the feature film Salud! and publishes the MEDLINE-indexed journal MEDICC Review. MEDICC supports research in Cuba by US health professionals, assists US students and graduates of Havana's Latin American Medical School to return to US ...

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  15. Socialist Cuba Exports Health Care, Gains Important RecognitionRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    In Cuba recently press conferences and new reports celebrated the ten-year anniversary of Operation Miracle, known also as "Mision Miracle," which occurred on July 8. This internationalized project aimed at restoring vision on a massive scale took shape within the context of ALBA, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America. 4 comments

  16. Cuba, China Signed 29 Bilateral Cooperation AccordsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    Cuba and China signed 29 bilateral cooperation accords on Tuesday, during the official visit here by President Xi Jinping.

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  17. Longtime Greeley police officer enjoying recent retirementRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Greeley Tribune

    ... my time go visit my mom in Florida and visit her and be a beach bum, that would be perfect." Cruz was born in Catalina, Cuba. His family left that country in 1961 and he became a U.S. citizen in 1970, after jumping from Cuba to Panama to Florida to ...

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  18. Have a Narooma News will travel: PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Narooma News

    ... the summer warmth in New Brunswick, Canada. He travels to Canada regularly and this time packed a Narooma News! CUBA: Joe Potts in Revolutionary Square in Habana, Cuba where he spent five weeks touring around with one week in hospital in Sancti ...

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  19. PM Of Solomon Islands Inaugurates Embassy In CubaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    Visiting prime minister of the Solomon Islands Gordon Darcy Lilo on Thursday inaugurated his country's embassy in Havana, Cuba's official daily Granma reported.

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  20. Air Algerie plane crash: No survivors amid wreckage in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    ... of Cuban President Raul Castro, was among those on board. However, the National Center for Sexual Education in Havana, Cuba, which Mariela Castro runs, denied the reports and told CNN she was at an event in Havana. The flight path went through a ...

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