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Russia and China win spots on U.N. human-rights council, but Saudi Arabia fails to make cutUNITED NATIONS (AP) — China, Russia and Cuba won seats on the U.N.’s premiere human-rights body Tuesday despite opposition from activist groups over their abysmal human-rights records, but another..
Trump’s False Claims as He Resumes His Rallies After HospitalizationIn Florida, the president made a series of inaccurate claims about his election opponent, the coronavirus pandemic, the Nobel Peace Prize and Cuba, among other topics.
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Trump tightens Cuba sanctions as he woos Cuban American voteWASHINGTON — President Trump announced Wednesday that U.S. travelers won’t be allowed to bring home Cuban cigars and rum or stay in government-owned hotels there under new measures designed to help..
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Cuba’s Economy Was Hurting. The Pandemic Brought a Food Crisis.The island was able to control the coronavirus, but the dearth of tourists in the pandemic’s wake strangled an economy already damaged by mismanagement and U.S. sanctions.
WorldView: India protests, U.N. peacekeepers' misconduct, Cuba leadershipProtests continue across India over a proposed citizenship law that critics say discriminates against Muslims. A new report highlights sexual misconduct by U.N. peacekeeping troops in Haiti, who..
WorldView: Caribbean earthquake, Huawei meeting, East Africa locust plagueA 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck between Jamaica and Cuba, with tremors felt around the region. U.S. and U.K. leaders are meeting about Huawei spying fears. And a plague of locusts is threatening the..
Court Rules Guantánamo Detainees Are Not Entitled to Due ProcessThe decision in the case of a Yemeni held at the military prison in Cuba since 2004 found that an indefinite detainee’s only constitutional right is to challenge his detention.
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12/22: Deadly storm claims lives in two states; Cuban defector becomes rising starA large storm system draped across the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. has claimed the lives of several people as severe storms and flooding affected areas from Texas up to the Midwest; and, after..
Pres. Obama greets Cuban leader at Mandela memorialPamela Falk, CBS News Foreign Affairs Analyst, joins UTTM to discuss the handshake between President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro.
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Trump allies take aim at his global media chief for firingsWASHINGTON (AP) — Seven U.S. senators, including two strong allies of President Donald Trump, harshly criticized Trump’s new chief of U.S.-funded global media on Wednesday for firing the heads of..
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Venezuela hails Iran, Russia, China, Cuba as true friendsVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has hailed Iran, Russia, China, and Cuba as real friends of Caracas amid their humanitarian aid to his country. "Humanitarian aid is coming from China, Russia, Iran..
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Exclusive: Marriott says ordered by Trump administration to cease Cuba hotel businessMarriott International, the only U.S. company to run a hotel in Communist-run Cuba, the Four Points Sheraton in Havana, told Reuters it had been ordered by the Trump administration to wind down its..
On Raul Castro's birthday, U.S. threatens Cuba remittancesThe Trump administration expanded on Wednesday its list of Cuban entities that Americans are banned from doing business with to include the financial corporation that handles U.S. remittances to the..
U.S. caps charter flights to Cuba at 3,600 per yearThe United States will impose a cap on charter flights to Cuba at 3,600 per year, the U.S. Transportation Department said on Thursday, as President Donald Trump's administration moves to curb the Cuban..