TEXAS Governor Rick Perry announced the deployment of 1,000 National Guard troops to the Mexican border as of August, to contain the flow of undocumented immigrants, amid an unprecedented rise in unaccompanied and undocumented minors arriving to the U.S. from Mexico and Central America.
Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received on December 19, the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Rogozin, during his official visit to Cuba on the occasion of the 12th Session of the Cuba-Russia Intergovernmental Commission.
China is prepared and ready to host the event, which will be inaugurated on January 8 by President Xi Jinping and attended by 30 of the 33 CELAC member states
The Cuban National Ballet, directed by Alicia Alonso, with prima ballerina Yanela Piñera and lead dancer Camilo Ramos, will participate in the 20th International Ballet Gala, held September 27-28, in the Grand Opera House in Dortmund, Germany.
This edition of the Prize was awarded to the work Fernando Pérez: Cine, ciudades e intertextos, by intellectuals Luis Álvarez Álvarez and Armando Pérez Padrón from Camagüey
If the joint enterprise, Havana Club Internacional, had been able to sell its rum in the U.S. market, it would have made over 100 million dollars in the period from March 2013 to 2014. This figure is just one of the many that encompass the losses Cuba has suffered over the years thanks to the arbitrary policy of the blockade.
NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF PEOPLE’S POWER
With President Raúl Castro presiding, the National Assembly’s approximately 600 deputies, representing the country’s 168 municipalities, reviewed and approved the 2015 State Budget and Economic Plan, and expressed their gratitude to parliamentarians around the world who supported the cause of the Cuban Five. Raúl closed the final session reiterating that Cuba will never renounce the ideas for which it has struggled.
Party Political Bureau member and First Vice President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, is leading a delegation from the island to the main act commemorating the 38th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista Revolution, this July 19, in Managua, Nicaragua
Today, October 27, Cuba will present to the UN General Assembly its report on the necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on our country by the U.S.
During the attacks on Gaza, the Israeli army destroyed almost 5,000 acres of the most productive land in the Strip