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In bold move on Cuba, Obama asserts powers
Shift in US domestic politics, collapse in oil prices, and international pressure led to end of Cuba isolation.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2014 11:13 GMT
Cuba: Hope abounds after decades of distrust
Havana residents express relief and joy at historic news that US and Cuba have renewed relations after 54 years.
Rosa Bosch and Saddam Sanchez
Last updated: 19 Dec 2014 12:00 GMT
Castro offers to co-operate with US on Ebola
Cuba's former leader says offer not aimed at ending animosity with US but needed in the interests of "world peace".
Last updated: 19 Oct 2014 17:50 GMT
World 'day of rage' over Israel's war on Gaza
From London to Paris, and Tehran to Cape Town, demonstators take to the streets to demand an end to Israeli offensive.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 20:26 GMT
Museum honours Cuba's revolutionaries
A former rebel's museum keeps alive memories of the July 26, 1953 veterans who launched Cuba's revolution.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2014 11:26 GMT
Marquez and the magic of his realism
The late Colombian novelist grabbed reality by the throat - and made it behave otherwise.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 05:23 GMT
Washington and Havana: Closer, but no cigar
US finds itself increasingly isolated in the region when it comes to Cuba.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 12:20 GMT
French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Rising number of French nationals in Syria is more about teen angst than genuine religious convictions.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2014 13:07 GMT
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 08:20 GMT
Maduro's image cracks under protest pressure
Venezuela's president lacks the charisma and cult of personality maintained by the late Hugo Chavez.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 15:18 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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