Cuba

Type: Country
Name: Cuba
population: 11,295,970
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Panama VP in Havana to Discuss Cuban Attendance at Americas Summit

HAVANA Panamanian Vice President Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado arrived on Thursday to discuss bilateral matters and Cubas possible participation in the 2015 Americas Summit in the Central American country.Upon her arrival at Jose Marti International ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Havana, Panama, Cuba, Jose Marti
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

'Don't make children fight your war': ex-child soldier to Colombia rebels

BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Juanita Barragan was 13 when she joined Colombia's largest rebel group to escape sexual abuse by her stepfather and beatings by her mother.She spent about a year as a child fighter with the leftist Revolutionary ... [Published Today Online - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Ebola fight -- no time to waste

Matt's latest cartoon: Shipping disaster National cartoon roundupThe United States and other countries rushing to West Africa to check the ghastly spread of Ebola have embarked on a devilishly challenging humanitarian mission.They must succeed -- that's ... [Published AM New York - 9 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Havana Hosts International Medical Conference

Havana, September 18 (RHC) -- Some 400 local and foreign delegates will gather in Havana for the 2nd International Medical Education Conference in the 21st Century, to take place September 30th to October 3rd.The president of the event´s organizing committee, ... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

El Salvador Condemns U.S. Blockade on Cuba

El Salvador, September 18 (RHC) -- The government of El Salvador has condemned the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba.Foreign Minister Hugo Martínez said that such unilateral action is against all international ... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Blockade, Cuba, El Salvador
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Ebola death toll passes 2,400, WHO pleads for more aid to West Africa

by Jonathan Benson, staff writer(NaturalNews) In an unexpected turn of events, Cuba has announced that it will send over the largest medical team yet to aid West Africa during the worst Ebola outbreak in history. More than 2,400 people have now died of ... [Published Natural News - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Cuban Reservoirs at Only 54% of Capacity

HAVANA Water levels in Cubas more than 900 reservoirs stood at only 54 percent as of Aug. 31, the National Institute for Water Resources (INRH) said Wednesday.The figure represents a decline of 126 million cubic meters from the end of July and is below ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Responding to Ebola

The Cuban government, which runs a small financially hobbled island nation of 11 million people, with a national budget of $50 billion, GDP of 121 billion and per capita GDP of just over $10,000, is dispatching 165 medical personnel to Africa to regions ... [Published The News International - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Employees of Cuban emerging enterprises increase

Employees of Cuban emerging enterprises increaseContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.HAVANA, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The number of workers hired by emerging private enterprises in Cuba increased by 7,417 to 99,395 people from March to July in 2014, the country's ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Cuba travels to Spain for friendly

Cuba travels to Spain for friendlyContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.HAVANA, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cuba's national women's basketball team Wednesday traveled to Spain for a series of friendlies in the run up to the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women.h ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Ebola: Obama orders US military to West Africa

An American doctor who survived Ebola said there is no time to waste as President Barack Obama outlined his plan to ramp up the US response to the epidemic in West Africa.“We can’t afford to wait months, or even weeks, to take action, to put people on ... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Derby's miracle twins who battled each other in the womb

“MIRACLE” twins who medics feared would “kill each other” in the womb have fought back against a rare condition to start nursery.Havanna and Nevaeh Linden, both three, suffer from twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome, and were causing each other great harm ... [Published Derby Telegraph - Sep 17 2014]

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...At a special United Nations briefing in Geneva, Dr. Joanne Liu, president of Doctors Without Borders, spoke up: "The response to Ebola continues to fall dangerously behind. The window of opportunity to contain this outbreak is closing. We need more countries to stand up, we need greater deployment, and we need it now."
Join us in a worldwide event on the annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Gather round as we read "Pirate Pete’s Talk Like A Pirate,” forge your own pirate's hook, discover the secret code of pirate-speak, don an eye patch, dig for buried booty, and put your new swashbucklin’ skills to the test as you embark on a treasure hunt throughout the Museum! Delaware Children's Museum."
"Let's hope we can keep it at that level, I think it's astonishing. Nearly doubling the turnout in Glasgow is a significant achievement for Scotland's biggest city, with the greatest deprivation and the biggest social problems."

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The Lessons of Lope de Vega [Published Generation Y - 1 hour ago]
Flash Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 18 September 2014 – A friend visting Cuba for the first time asked me why the government can put an end to the illegal distribution of the so-called “audiovisual packets.” “They just have to detect who makes it and trades ...
Liberia: With Spread of Ebola Outpacing Respons... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 3 hours ago]
Source: UN Security CouncilCountry: Botswana, Canada, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Guinea, Israel, Italy, Japan, Liberia, Malaysia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Turkey SC/11566 Security Council7268th ...
Terrorism craves an audience and we are playing... [Published Informed Comment - 3 hours ago]
By Akil N Awan , Royal Holloway The well-known US security expert, Brian Jenkins, famously declared in 1974, that “terrorism is theatre” . And over the last few weeks, the brutal videotaped beheadings of British and American hostages by Islamic State ...
United Nations to deploy Ebola mission in worst... [Published H5N1 - 3 hours ago]
Via Reuters: United Nations to deploy Ebola mission in worst-affected states. Excerpt:The United Nations will create a special mission to combat Ebola, deploying staff in the worst-affected states - Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone - as the U.N. Security ...
Chan on Ebola: "None of us has ever seen, in ou... [Published H5N1 - 3 hours ago]
From WHO: WHO Director-General addresses UN Security Council on Ebola. The full text:Distinguished members of the Security Council, Mr Secretary General, Dr Nabarro. Many of the governments you represent have been helping, with treatment facilities, mobile ...
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Cuba answers WHO's call for more Ebola help [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 12 2014]
Hemingway grandsons on visit to Cuba [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 09 2014]
U.S. State Department comments on unresponsive ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 05 2014]
Putin pledges Cuba debt write-off [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 12 2014]
Putin pledges Cuba debt write-off [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 12 2014]
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