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 Epidemiological fumigation.
Epidemiological fumigation. IPS
HEALTH

Dengue: A 'Military Defeat' in Cuba

La Habana

"The contradiction between a health system boasting high numbers of doctors per inhabitants, while the streets of its capital contain a cubic meter of garbage per citizen, is evident."

 Members of the Cuban delegation to the UN, boycotting an event.
Members of the Cuban delegation to the UN, boycotting an event. afp
CUBA-US RELATIONS

The Case of the Cuban Diplomats Expelled from the US

Miami

For the first time, they were not sanctioned for espionage, or as equivalent retaliation for the expulsion of US diplomats on the island.

Adonis Milán.
Adonis Milán.
Repression

'I'm afraid of betraying my principles and the people I love, out of fear'

La Habana

Theater director Adonis Milan has been recruited by State Security. Omara Ruiz Urquiola, Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara, Rosa María Payá and Tania Bruguera are some of the figures he was interrogated about. He talks about all this in this interview.

Ana Elsa Velázquez, Minister of Education.
Ana Elsa Velázquez, Minister of Education. PL
Opinion

Editorial: Leaders Must Be Made to Speak Out

Madrid

We must manage for the leaders of the island to have no choice but to come forward and reveal all the regime's lies.

Leonardo Padura at a demonstration in favor of the release of former president Lula da Silva, Curitiba, Brazil.
Leonardo Padura at a demonstration in favor of the release of former president Lula da Silva, Curitiba, Brazil. NUEVATRIBUNA
Opinion

Padura, Lula and the Bullhorn

Buenos Aires

The Cuban novelist has refused to talk about politics on his literary tours around the world, but has ended up fully immersed in the pool of Brazilian politics.

Motorways in Hanoi.
Motorways in Hanoi. VOV
Economy

Raúl Castro's Autistic Logic

Los Ángeles

'All products, and particularly food, will be more expensive than before price caps were imposed. This is where it backfires.'

A lack of running water in Old Havana.
A lack of running water in Old Havana. IPS
Politics

Cuba: Reform or Violence?

Miami

Since the start of the year the regime has faced dozens of protests all over the island, and, in almost every case, it has opted to yield.

Alberto Puig Santiesteban (left) at his juice shop.
Alberto Puig Santiesteban (left) at his juice shop.
Self-Employment

Havana's Best Juice Shop is Private and Takes Cuban Pesos

La Habana

There is nothing like it at state establishments, it does not charge the most needy, and to try everything they offer you would have to go every day for two months in a row.

Fernando Rojas.
Fernando Rojas. DDC
Opinion

Fernando Rojas and the Family Soap Opera

Madrid

'If they are going to be on the networks, their days of not being exposed are over. They will be no more shielded on Twitter as any other tweeter.'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez PEOPLE EN ESPAÑOL
Opinion

A Poisoned Culture

Miami

In the rebellion of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and three other US Congressional freshwomen against the centrist strategy of House leader Nancy Pelosi, ideas are secondary.

Juan Guaidó and his wife, Fabiana Rosales, in the National Assembly of Venezuela.
Juan Guaidó and his wife, Fabiana Rosales, in the National Assembly of Venezuela. REUTERS
Venezuela

Tyrants do not capitulate through dialogue. They are overthrown

Los Ángeles

'The leaders of the Venezuelan opposition are under overwhelming international pressure to negotiate with the dictatorship.'

Camping in Santiago de Cuba.
Camping in Santiago de Cuba. ACN
Society

'The best summer in history...'

La Habana

The authorities' promises clash again with Cubans' realities.