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UN's Day of Abolition of Slave Trade comes amid troublesome times

United Nations, August 24 (RHC)-- Thursday marked the 20th anniversary of the International Day of Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition as decreed b... More

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British Airways, Air France to halt direct flights to Iran next month

London, August 24 (RHC)-- Flagship airlines British Airways and Air France have announced that they are to suspend all their direct flights to Iran... More

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UK Labour leader calls for sweeping reforms in British media

London, August 24 (RHC)-- The leader of the UK Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn has called for sweeping changes in the way British media is run, saying government con... More

U.S. government plans to spread fake news on Cuba using Facebook

Miami, August 24 (RHC)—While the alleged use by Russia of an online campaign to meddle in the 2016 elections is at the center of media attention in the U.S., ... More

U.S. downgrades its travel advisory to Cuba

Havana, August 23 (RHC)—Nearly a year after advising Americans not to travel to Cuba, the U.S. State Department has downgraded its travel advisory to the isla... More

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Samper visits Lula and urges Brazilian authorities to guarantee his participation in the elections

Curitiba, August 23 (RHC)-- Former Colombian President Ernesto Samper on Thursday urged the Brazilian state to offer Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva "all guarant... More

 Cuban President Diaz-Canel meets with North Korean official.  Photo: Granma / Estudio Revolucion
Cuban President Díaz-Canel receives high-ranking North Korean official

Havana, August 23 (RHC)-- Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel has received Choe Ryong Hae, member of the Workers' Party of Korea Central Committee Political Burea... More

Federation of Cuban Women celebrate 58th anniversary.  Photo: Granma / Reynaldo López
Cubans commemorate 58th anniversary of Federation of Cuban Women

Las Tunas, August 23 (RHC)-- Cubans across the island celebrated the 58th anniversary of the Federation of Cuban Women, the FMC, on Thursday.   ... More

Former Brazilian President Lula with former UN General-Secretary Kofi Annan.   Photo: @LulaOficial
Former Brazilian president Lula da Silva airs first campaign ad, jumps in polls

Brasilia, August 23 (RHC)-- Brazil's Workers' Party (PT) released their first political ad for the October presidential election on Wednesday. ... More

Immigrants at Northwest Detention Center on strike.  Photo: Reuters
Hundreds of detained immigrants join U.S. national prison strike

Seattle, August 23 (RHC)-- In the U.S. state of Washington, immigrant rights advocates say over 200 immigrants detained at the Northwest Detention Center launch... More

  • Days of Action against the U.S. Blockade of Cuba slated for next week in Washington, D.C.
  • Ghanaian foreign minister praises relations with Cuba and the Caribbean
  • RHC's Mailbag Show
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  • Process of constitutional debates continues throughout Cuba
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