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Americas leaders gather for summit in Cuba

The heads of Caribbean and Latin American states are meeting in Havana to discuss social and development issues.

Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 09:46
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Leaders from almost every country south of the American border are gathering in Cuba for a meeting of the Community of Caribbean and Latin American States (CELAC).

They will discuss a range of social and development issues as well as Argentina’s decades-old disputed claim of the British-controlled Falkland Islands.

CELAC was created a little more than two years ago and has attracted attention as an alternative to the US dominated Organisation of American States.

Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Havana.

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