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Feb 16, 2017
Russian spy ship spotted near US coastA Russian spy ship sits 30 miles off the US coast of Connecticut, according to an American defence official.
Jan 26, 2017
Raul Castro: Cuba wants 'respectful' talks with Donald Trump's governmentCuba is willing to hold "respectful dialogue" with US President Donald Trump, Cuba's President Raul Castro has said, following warnings that the new US leader may halt the two countries' rapprochement.
Jan 20, 2017
Barack Obama did great on Cuba and Iran, but his policies on Pakistan left a lot to be desiredObama's one active error is Russia; the others — Pakistan and Syria — are passive errors of inaction and poor options.
Jan 13, 2017
Obama administration ends special immigration policy for CubansThe Obama administration said on Thursday it was repealing a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exception to US immigration policy.
Jan 11, 2017
Full text of Barack Obama's farewell speech: It's been an honor to serve you, I won't stopBarack Obama addresses Americans for the last time as their President
Jan 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday
Dec 13, 2016
U.S. Senate's CIA torture report will go into Obama archive | ReutersBy Patricia Zengerle | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON President Barack Obama's administration has decided to include a massive report on the CIA's use of waterboarding and other "enhanced interrogation techniques" in his presidential papers, meaning it may eventually be declassified.The White House wrote to Senators Richard Burr and Dianne Feinstein, the Republican chairman and ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Dec. 9 informing them of its decision.Feinstein, who released the letter on Monday, said Obama had refused to declassify the report at this time but she was pleased it would go into his archive, meaning it would one day be available for declassification."The report represents six years of hard work by dedicated staff, and I firmly believe its 6,700 pages and 38,000 footnotes will stand the test of time.
Dec 08, 2016
Trump seeks another retired general for top administration job | ReutersBy Steve Holland and Warren Strobel | NEW YORK/WASHINGTON NEW YORK/WASHINGTON President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate a third retired general for a top job in his new administration with the choice of a battle-hardened Marine commander to lead the agency set up after the Sept.
Dec 04, 2016
Fidel Castro's final resting spot in Cuba shrouded in mystery, ashes interred at Santa IfigeniaOn Sunday, his remains reached Santiago, the city where Castro launched his revolution and where a final, mass gathering in the city's Revolution Plaza was held before his ashes are interred at Santa Ifigenia.
Dec 04, 2016
Raul Castro vows to defend Fidel's socialist revolution at massive rally in brother's honourCuban President Raul Castro pledged Saturday to uphold his brother Fidel's socialist revolution at a massive rally in honor of the communist icon before his burial.