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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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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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