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Cuba Begins Clinical Trials to Delay Progress of Alzheimer’s

Havana (TeleSUR) – The island nation will use its own drug developed by top scientists in the Caribbean nation to improve the quality of life of patients. Cuba will conduct a clinical trial with a drug developed in the island to work toward a more effective treatment for Alzheimer’s patients, another leading science breakthrough for the socialist nation, local media reported […]

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Fidel Castro, Leader of the Cuban Revolution Dies at 90

(TeleSUR) Havana  – The leader of the movement that won Cuban independence and champion of the Global South has died in Havana. Fidel Castro, former president and leader of the Cuban revolution, died Friday night at age 90, Cuban state television confirmed. Raul Castro, Cuba’s President and Fidel Castro’s brother, announced that Fidel would be cremated on Saturday. “The commander in chief of the Cuban revolution […]

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UN Unanimously Rejects Blockade as US Abstains for First Time

(teleSUR) While the U.S. abstention may be a nod to the potential lifting of the blockade, Cuba insists that it will not return to capitalism. In a historic step toward lifting the blockade on Cuba, the United States abstained Wednesday in the United Nations general assembly vote unanimously calling for the end of the Cold […]

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US Govt Spent $4 Million to Undermine Cuban Democracy in 2015

US Govt Spent $4 Million to Undermine Cuban Democracy in 2015 (teleSUR) In the past two decades, Washington funded destabilizing programs with about US$284 million, according to the official data of the U.S. administration. Washington spent close to US$4 million in 2015 alone to fund programs that promote regime change in the socialist island of […]