Cuba and European Union finalize deal to restore ties after years of tension

Cuba and the European Union have signed a deal normalizing their relations after years of tensions spawned by disagreement over human rights on the island. Federica Mogherini, the EU’s high secretary for foreign affairs and Cuba foreign minister Br


Cuban Doctors Have Saved 87,000 Lives in Bolivia Since 2006

Cuba is known for sending medical personnel overseas as part of its medical brigade program which was launched during the 1959 Revolution. The Bolivian Health Ministry thanked Friday Cuban doctors and the Cuban government for the solidarity offered t


New Pablo Milanes discs feature Cuban songs from years gone by

Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo Milanes has recorded two new discs of songs from the Cuba of yesteryear, soon to be on the market and prepared with the collaboration of composer-pianist Jose Maria Vitier, who has revealed some details about the product


President Barack Obama to make historic Cuba visit in March

US President Barack Obama has confirmed he will visit Cuba in March as part of a broader trip to Latin America. He will be only the second sitting US president in history to travel to the island’s capital of Havana. US Republicans have criticis


Cuba leads the way in developing new cancer drugs

Dozens of medical products are registered and in testing to improve the quality of life of cancer patients in the long term. Cuba is testing drugs to turn cancer into a manageable chronic disease, adapting treatment to each tumor rather than attackin