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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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In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
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In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
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