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France's Fabius meets Raul Castro in Cuba
Visit by French foreign minister is the first by such a high-ranking official in 31 years as ties improve.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 02:30 GMT
UN urges end of US embargo on Cuba
General Assembly overwhelmingly votes for an end of US economic embargo on Cuba, whose FM says it amounts to genocide.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 20:56 GMT
US delegation visits Cuba to ease tensions
Seven lawmakers hope to free imprisoned US contractor Alan Gross and take steps to improve political relationship.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 06:02 GMT
Venezuela VP in Cuba to see Chavez
Nicolas Maduro is visiting ailing Venezuelan president, as leaders of Argentina and Peru also arrived in Havana.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 05:34 GMT
Pope calls for protection of Mexican children
Catholic leader condemns cartel-related violence but does not mention pedophilia allegations during his Mexico trip.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2012 02:50 GMT
Jimmy Carter makes second Cuba visit
Former US president's bridge-building trip raises hopes jailed American contractor may soon be freed.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2011 20:15 GMT
Cuba's aid ignored by the media?
Cuban doctors were first to provide relief in Haiti, but received little press coverage.
Tom Fawthrop in Havana
Last updated: 16 Feb 2010 08:13 GMT
UN condemns US embargo on Cuba
Opposition to embargo set by Washington rises among General Assembly members.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2009 16:29 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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