Santa Clara (Cuba)

Type: City
Name: Santa Clara (Cuba)
Country: Cuba
Latitude: 22.41
Longitude: -79.970001
population: 250,518
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

The birth of a revolution

STEVEN WALKER offers a potted history of how Fidel Castro’s July 26 Movement came into beingT he Cuban revolution began on on this day 61 years ago and was completed in January 1959 following the final victory led by Che Guevara over government troops ... [Published Morning Star Online - 4 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Foreign Services Record Over 10.000...

Ondjiva — At least 10.743 migration flows, resulting from entrance and exit of national and foreign citizens, were recorded in the last seven days in the border checkpoints of Santa Clara, Ruacaná and Calueque by the Migration and Foreign Services (SME) ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Movement that changed the world began in Cuba July 26, 1953

, exactly 61 years ago this Saturday, a small band of courageous and principled young Cubans stormed the Moncada Barracks in the city of Santiago, in Eastern Cuba. Though that uprising failed to dislodge the dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista, it was the ... [Published People's World - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Santa Clara: 325 Anniversary

The forceful transfer of a group of residents of San Juan de los Remedios inland led to the establishment of the central city of Santa Clara on July 15, 1689, in the 17th century.It’s been said that this move from the periphery toward the center was aimed ... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Esteban Lazo Holds meeting with President of the Senate of Saint Lucia

. Member of the Politburo and President of the National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP), Esteban Lazo Her­nán­dez, held a meeting this Wednesday, with the president of the Senate of Saint Lucia, Claudius James Francis, who's in an official visit to ... [Published Cubaminrex - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

10 things you need to know today: July 10, 2014

1. Israel steps up its Gaza offensive as death toll risesIsraeli air strikes — intended to stop Hamas rocket fire — killed eight members of a family, including five children, in Gaza early Thursday, according to Palestinian officials. Israel's three-day ... [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Puerto Rican Independence Leader Praises Historic Relations with Cuba

Camaguey, July 8 (RHC) - In Eastern Camaguey province, Puerto Rican Independence leader Nestor Nazario praised the historic bonds of friendship between his nation and Cuba.Nazario, who is a staff member of the Hostosiano National Independence Movement, ... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Cuba - Puerto Rico Historic Relations Praised

Nestor Nazario, Puerto Rican Independence leader, praised in the central-eastern province of Camaguey the historic bonds of friendship between his nation and Cuba.Nazario, who is a staff member of the Hostosiano National Independence Movement, said there ... [Published Radio Angulo - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Triangle Choral Exchange returns from Cuba tour

DURHAM —Thirty-nine singers from the Triangle Choral Exchange recently toured and performed in Cuba.The tour allowed the group to experience the warm and loving people, the rich and vibrant culture, and a musical heritage that combines the wonderful rhythms, ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Community columnist: Friends beyond borders

We came together in McAllen, Texas, and for two days we sorted and repacked over a hundred tons of donated humanitarian aid. Then, in the still-dark early morning of July 23, 2007, we were poised to cross the border.We were a Friendshipment Caravan organized ... [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 05 2014]
Entities: Cuba, Embargo, Havana
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Opposition Group Slams Cubas 963 Political Arrests in June

HAVANA The dissident Cuban Commission for Human Rights and National Reconciliation (CCDHRN) said on Tuesday that at least 963 arrests were made for political reasons last month on the Communist-ruled island.In its monthly report, the commission noted ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Local briefs, June 28

Choral exchange to present concert SundayDURHAM  -- The Triangle Choral Exchange will present a concert of secular, sacred and Cuban music Sunday at 4 p.m. at McMannen United Methodist Church.For 20 years, the exchange, founded and organized by Nancy ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Jun 28 2014]

Quotes

Fidel closed his speech to the court: "I can not ask freedom for myself while my comrades are already suffering in the ignominious prison of the Isle of Pines. Send me there to join them and to share their fate. It is understandable that honest men should be dead or in prison in a Republic where the President is a criminal and thief.... But I do not fear prison, as I do not fear the fury of the miserable tyrant who took the lives of 70 of my comrades. Condemn me. It does not matter. History will absolve me."
"We appreciate the support of Cuba", expressed James, "we have several doctors, engineers that were trained in Cuba. We are about to inaugurate the most important hospital in Saint Lucia whose 50% of the staff members studied in Cuba"
...The projection was far higher than expected, and it came as tax figures showed that the state's retail supply was growing. "The primary difference is caused by much heavier dosage amounts consumed by the state's 'heavy user' population" the Colorado Department of Revenue report said. [Reuters]
...Monday in June, as he was during the previous month, "to prevent his organization from holding the meetings it had planned," and said that he was "submitted on almost every one of those occasions to the torture of being confined in extremely cold temperatures."

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The birth of a revolution [Published Morning Star Online - 4 hours ago]
Foreign Services Record Over 10.000... [Published AllAfrica.com - 17 hours ago]
Movement that changed the world began in Cuba J... [Published People's World - Jul 25 2014]
Santa Clara: 325 Anniversary [Published Radio Habana Cuba - Jul 16 2014]
Cuban drummer seeks freedom through melody, imp... [Published Register Star - Jul 15 2014]
Creating Cuban leaders [Published Woodbury Bulletin - Jul 10 2014]
Esteban Lazo Holds meeting with President of th... [Published Cubaminrex - Jul 10 2014]
10 things you need to know today: July 10, 2014 [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 10 2014]
Puerto Rican Independence Leader Praises Histor... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - Jul 08 2014]
Cuba - Puerto Rico Historic Relations Praised [Published Radio Angulo - Jul 08 2014]
Triangle Choral Exchange returns from Cuba tour [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Jul 06 2014]
Community columnist: Friends beyond borders [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 05 2014]
Latin American Herald Tribune - Opposition Grou... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 02 2014]
Opposition group slams Cuba's 963 political arr... [Published Individual.com - Jul 01 2014]
The Real Intentions of the “Alliance of Equals” [Published Monthly Review - Jun 30 2014]
Lift the Embargo – But Liberate Cuba First [Published Hamodia - Jun 30 2014]
Local briefs, June 28 [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Jun 28 2014]
Evo Morales: “Our Liberation is for the Whole o... [Published Global Research - Jun 26 2014]
Lift the Embargo – but Liberate Cuba First [Published Town Hall - Jun 25 2014]
JEFF JACOBY Lift the embargo on Cuba [Published Boston Globe - Jun 25 2014]
Colombia: Realities [Published Huffington Post UK - Jun 20 2014]
Cuba Builds 7 Photovoltaic Farms [Published Radio Angulo - Jun 20 2014]
Cuba ferry possible for port property [Published Tampa Tribune - Jun 20 2014]
Guest post: Photographer Amy Mayes documents th... [Published Glaad - Jun 17 2014]
Gabriel Garcia Marquez tribute: A remarkable li... [Published The Independent - Apr 19 2014]
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