Yes, my family had to flee Cuba. But staying mad about it doesn’t achieve anything.
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Yes, my family had to flee Cuba. But staying mad about it doesn’t achieve anything.

Eric Zurita | Special To The Washington Post - March 25, 2016

During one of the first phone conversations I had with Papi after he left Cuba, I asked him to send me a bicycle with an umbrella attached…

Arts and Culture
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VIDEO: Rolling Stones promise ‘historic’ Cuba concert

AFP - March 23, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibHtwz49vSg HAVANA, Cuba – The Rolling Stones took to Cuban media to promise a "historic" occasion when they give their first Havana concert this Friday in a communist country…

Obama addresses the Cuban nation in historic Havana visit
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Obama addresses the Cuban nation in historic Havana visit

Juliet Eilperin and Karen DeYoung | The Washington Post - March 22, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – "Sí se puede," U.S. President Barack Obama told the Cuban people Tuesday in a nationwide address that promised a new beginning and a bright future together.…

Obama, Castro hail ‘new day’ for US-Cuba relations
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Obama, Castro hail ‘new day’ for US-Cuba relations

Andrew Beatty and Sebastian Smith | AFP - March 21, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – U.S. President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart Raúl Castro vowed Monday in Havana to set aside their differences in pursuit of what the…

On first full day in Cuba, Obama meets with Castro and will address the public
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Cuba
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On first full day in Cuba, Obama meets with Castro and will address the public

Juliet Eilperin, Karen DeYoung and Nick Miroff | The Washington Post - March 21, 2016

HAVANA -- President Barack Obama's historic trip to Cuba officially began Monday as President Raúl Castro greeted him with a military honor guard and the playing of…

Obama promises human rights talk with Castro
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Obama promises human rights talk with Castro

AFP - March 14, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – U.S. President Barack Obama, who visits Cuba in a week, promised dissidents he would directly discuss human rights issues with their president, Raúl Castro, in…

Costa Rica winds down humanitarian mission for Cuban migrants with presidential send-off
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Costa Rica winds down humanitarian mission for Cuban migrants with presidential send-off

David Boddiger - March 12, 2016

Just before sunrise on Friday morning, Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís stepped on board an aircraft bound for Mexico and told its passengers – hundreds of…

With Obama visit, Cubans hope for home run in baseball diplomacy
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With Obama visit, Cubans hope for home run in baseball diplomacy

Aaron C. Davis | The Washington Post - March 7, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – Cuba's communist government is trying an unusual diplomatic tool to crack the economic trade barrier with the United States: baseball. The Castro regime, the Obama…

Obama to make historic visit to Cuba in March
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Obama to make historic visit to Cuba in March

Andrew Beatty | AFP - February 18, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Barack Obama will become the first U.S. president to visit Cuba in almost a century next month, a symbolic visit that will cast off…

Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill urge Christian unity at historic Cuba talks
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Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill urge Christian unity at historic Cuba talks

Jean-Louis de la Vaissiere | AFP - February 12, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill called in a historic meeting Friday for restored Christian unity and urgent action to help Christians threatened by…