Fidel Congratulated Maduro for His Extraordinary Solidarity with the People of Gaza

In his most recent article entitled “True Friendship,” Fidel Castro tells about his most recent meeting in Havana, on August 19th, with Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro and praises Venezuela’s assistance to the people of the Gaza Strip, under the atrocious Israeli attack.

“Yesterday, I received a visit from the president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, who made a trip abroad related to the defense of important interest of his country in the oil sector,” Fidel Castro explains. »

2,087 People Killed in Gaza due to Israeli Attacks

Israeli air raids have killed some 2,087 people in just 50 days of constant attacks on this coastal strip, while Palestine insists on returning to the negotiating table. »

Vietnam Interested in Cuban Vaccine against Meningitis

Pharmaceutical distributors, experts, and representatives of Vietnam vaccination centers expressed interest in the qualities of an effective Cuban medicine to fight meningitis B and C. »

Book on Hugo Chavez Best Seller in Cuba

The book “Hugo Chavez: Mi primera vida: Conversaciones con Ignacio Ramonet”, a biographic interview to late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez, is a best seller this summer in Cuba, it was reported. »

Cuba Rejects Statements by Portuguese Official against Medical Cooperation

Cuban Ambassador to Portugal Johana Tablada has strongly rejected critical statements against  Cuban medical cooperation in that country made by the president of the Bastonario da Ordem dos Medicos. »

La Felicidad Canal under Construction in Sancti Spiritus

In order to support the cultivation of soybean in Ciego de Avila southern territory, the construction of the first section of La Felicidad canal was started in Sancti Spiritus. »


The Cuba Libre is a popular mixed drink from Cuba that combines rum, coke, and lime.

Summer Tourism in Trinidad de Cuba (+ photos)

Cuban summer also attracts visitors to the village of Trinidad. (Photo: Oscar Alfonso Sosa)Foreign visitors have also arrived in Trinidad in the hot summer. »

Sancti Spiritus Embellished by Allegorical Bells

Unique street where bells predominate.Sancti Spiritus is the only city in the country keeping its Latin name. »