Latin America

Cuba holds municipal elections as post-Castro era nears

Cuba has held its first municipal elections a year after the death of Fidel Castro.

Cuba

Religious harmony in Cuba

A diversity of religious communities populate the capital Havana.

Religious harmony in Cuba

Cuba

Cuba set for post-Castro era

Cubans are set for a post-Castro era as they mark the first anniversary of the death of their revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, who built the communist state half a century ago.

Latin America

Cubans mark first anniversary of Fidel Castro's death

Cubans mark the first anniversary of the death of their revolutionary leader.

North Korea

Cuba and North Korea reject 'arbitrary' US demands

Cuba and North Korea rejected recent demands while expressing concern about escalating tensions on the peninsula.

Weather

Tropical cyclones plague Central America

El Salvador, Honduras, Cayman, Cuba, Bahamas and Florida - all in line for tropical storm weather.

Tropical cyclones plague Central America

Bolivia

Che Guevara remembered 50 years after his execution

Artists, activists and Guevara's descendants gather to commemorate the death of the revolutionary.

Che Guevara remembered 50 years after his execution

Latin America

Bolivia honours Che: 'People die, their ideas never do'

Thousands gather in the town of Vallegrande to commemorate the revolutionary's life, death and legacy.

Bolivians honour Che Guevara 50 years after execution

Cuba

Che Guevara's iconic portrait artist discusses fighter's legacy

Jim Fitzpatrick, the artist who painted the famous portrait of Che Guevera, talks to Al Jazeera about the revolutionary fighter's legacy.

Latin America

The legacy of Cuba's revolutionary hero Che Guevara

Che Guevara is the Argentine-born doctor who became an iconic figure after playing a key role in Fidel Castro’s revolution in Cuba, where his image adorns t-shirts and mugs, as well as buildings.

Latin America

Che Guevara 50 years on: His life and legacy

A look back at the life and legacy of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara.

Who was Che Guevara?

Latin America

Washington expels 15 Cuban diplomats over 'sonic attacks'

Fifteen Cuban diplomats have been expelled from the US. The United States says it took the decision after Havana failed to protect its staff from alleged sonic attacks.

Politics

US cuts Cuba diplomatic staff over mysterious 'attacks'

Cuba says it has found no evidence to support US claims that several American diplomats were harmed in 'health attacks'.

Latin America

Rising water levels threaten Cuba's capital Havana

Earlier this month, Hurricane Irma caused severe flooding and damage across Cuba's capital. Ageing infrastructure means Havana is especially vulnerable to the effects of climate change and rising water levels.

United States

US considers embassy closure in Cuba over 'incidents'

Secretary of state says closing US embassy in Havana is 'under review' after possible sonic attacks on staff.

US considers embassy closure in Cuba over 'incidents'