Costa Rica ‘cautiously’ rejoins SICA
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Costa Rica ‘cautiously’ rejoins SICA

Zach Dyer - July 1, 2016

Foreign Minister Manuel González announced Thursday that Costa Rica would rejoin the Central American Integration System, SICA, after a six-month hiatus. González told reporters in an audio…

From the outside, Costa Rica’s president calls for SICA reforms
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From the outside, Costa Rica’s president calls for SICA reforms

Zach Dyer - June 2, 2016

President Luis Guillermo Solís called on the Central American Integration System (SICA) to take up new challenges like climate change, immigration, and health concerns such as Zika…

US changing its policy with or without Cuba
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US changing its policy with or without Cuba

Jorge I. Dominguez - April 11, 2016

U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit to Cuba reflects a new way of formulating and implementing U.S. policy toward Cuba. This new policy is different not only from…

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…

US signs trade deal with Argentina during Obama trip
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US signs trade deal with Argentina during Obama trip

AFP - March 23, 2016

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – The United States and Argentina sealed a major trade deal on the first day of President Barack Obama's visit Wednesday, bolstering the efforts of his counterpart…

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…

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…

Nicaraguan comedian who trashes Ticos barred from entering Costa Rica
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Nicaraguan comedian who trashes Ticos barred from entering Costa Rica

AFP - March 10, 2016

A Nicaraguan comedian who insults Costa Ricans in online videos was barred on Thursday from entering Costa Rica for personal safety and public order reasons, officials said.…

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…