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brazil's deforestation of the amazon threatens eu-mercosur deal al jazeera

bolsonaro s plan to develop the amazon is giving ammunition to european opponents of the trade deal

under trump change, cuba business partners can now be sued apnews

miami ap in 1958 josé ramón lópez s father owned cuba s main airport its national airline and three small hotels conchita beltrán s family had about 2 160 acres 874 hectares of sugar and

in possible first, cuba allows march by animal activists apnews

havana ap more than 400 animal lovers peacefully marched more than a mile through havana on sunday shouting slogans and waving signs calling for an end to animal cruelty in cuba short

cuba releases first group of players eligible for mlb apnews

havana ap the cuban baseball federation released its first group of players able to sign contracts directly with major league baseball organizations and some could be playing in the united

cuba reduces newspaper length due to paper shortage apnews

havana ap the cuban government says a newsprint shortage is forcing at least six state run newspapers to cut back on pages and circulation days in a potent sign of the cash shortage

trump to allow lawsuits over us properties seized in cuba apnews

washington ap stepping up pressure on cuba the trump administration will allow lawsuits against foreign companies doing business in properties seized from americans after the island s 1959

jetblue grows international presence with expanded service in havana and mexico city apnews

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royal couple visit uk-linked sites on second day in cuba apnews

havana ap prince charles and his wife camilla briefly drove a classic british car visited a statue of john lennon and cut the ribbon on a british renewable energy project tuesday the royal

center in havana opens to preserve hemingway’s legacy apnews

havana ap u s donors and cuban builders have completed one of the longest running joint projects between the two countries at a low point in bilateral relations officials from the

us eliminates coveted 5-year tourist visa for cubans apnews

havana ap the u s state department said friday that it is eliminating a coveted five year tourist visa for cubans dealing a heavy blow to entrepreneurs and cuban members of divided families

after tornado, cuban state loses monopoly on disaster aid apnews

havana ap nearly two weeks after a devastating tornado struck havana the worst hit neighborhoods are filled with government crews restoring power and phone service and starting repairs to decimated homes there s also a far rarer sight hundreds of young people in designer t shirts and jeans hauling b

canadian diplomats file suit over injuries suffered in cuba apnews

toronto ap some canadian diplomats who became mysteriously ill while posted to cuba are suing the canadian government canada has confirmed 14 cases of unexplained health problems since early 2017 twenty six workers at the u s embassy in cuba have also been affected suffering a range of symptoms and

death toll from last week’s havana tornado rises to 6 apnews

havana ap cuban authorities say the death toll from a rare tornado that struck havana last week has risen to six after two injured victims died in hospital state media say health minister jose angel portal miranda told a meeting of government officials that two of the 13 injured people died on satur

meteorite strikes in town in western cuba apnews

havana ap residents and tourists in a town in western cuba saw a flare pass through the sky and heard an explosion friday in what officials said was a meteorite strike witnesses reported seeing a ball of fire and a smoke trail in a clear midday sky and a rain of black stones fell on the tourist town

trump’s cuba policy hurts private sector, new figures say apnews

havana ap president donald trump s cuba policy is driving millions of dollars from the island s private entrepreneurs to its state run tourism sector the opposite of its supposed goal according to new government figures trump announced in june 2017 that he was tightening limits on u s travel to cuba

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