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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
'The Pope will visit Cuba - so what?'
The pope's visit to Cuba comes as its government strengthens diplomatic ties with the Vatican.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2012 13:43 GMT
Castro: I quit as party leader five years ago
Former Cuban president says he gave up all official duties, including Communist Party leadership, in 2006.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2011 18:28 GMT
Cuban dissidents arrive in Spain
Seven political prisoners reach Madrid after being freed by Havana following deal.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2010 09:33 GMT
Cuba dissidents leave for Spain
Departure of political opponents part of deal between Caribbean nation and Catholic Church.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2010 10:40 GMT
Cuba names dissidents to be freed
Church says at least 17 political prisoners are set for asylum in Spian in coming days.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2010 01:33 GMT
Cuba 'to free political prisoners'
Fifty-two political prisoners to be released following intense international pressure.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2010 07:50 GMT
Cuba to 'free political prisoners'
Catholic Church says government to release 52 dissidents following mediation talks.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2010 01:14 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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