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New York Post
Trump excels on the moral issues that matternext, since Washington had slaves.” Frances Kahn calls the mayor a “hypocrite”
New York Post / Posted 3 hours ago
next, since Washington had slaves.” Frances Kahn calls the mayor a “hypocrite” and says: “He can honor Oscar López Rivera, Fidel Castro and his Nicaraguan comrades, but takes umbrage at American historical figures. Statues don’t hate. Plaques don’t... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Did Marco Rubio Just Say It's OK To Beat People For Their Thoughts?his political ends, then so be it. While Rubio may rail against dictators, his
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 hours ago
his political ends, then so be it. While Rubio may rail against dictators, his statements sound eerily like the late Fidel Castro, and other tyrants like him. Rubio’s statement came in the form of a series of tweets he posted in response to... Read more
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New York Post
How Blake Bortles is playing right into Kaepernick’s handshuge military presence in the city. It’d be similar to any fears the Dolphins m
New York Post / Posted yesterday
huge military presence in the city. It’d be similar to any fears the Dolphins might have had because of his previous pro-Fidel Castro statements and the large Cuban population in South Florida. Both feel like flimsy excuses to not try to win... Read more
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Reuters
Mexico's top diplomat visits Cuba to seek help on Venezuela crisison the other hand, has flip-flopped in its relationship with Cuba, with former
Reuters / Posted yesterday
on the other hand, has flip-flopped in its relationship with Cuba, with former President Vicente Fox famously snubbing Fidel Castro at a summit, a move that pleased the United States but damaged Mexico's regional influence. Cuba has been... Read more
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Breitbart
State Department Report Highlights Repression of Christians in CubaMovement (MCL). Cardet was sentenced to three years in prison in March after re
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Movement (MCL). Cardet was sentenced to three years in prison in March after refusing to sign a “condolence book” for Fidel Castro following his death in November. Police claim he was violent towards them, but eyewitnesses—including his wife... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ozzie Guillen confused by Jerry Reinsdorf’s 'burned bridges' commentone season with the Marlins, which was most remembered for remarks he made seem
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
one season with the Marlins, which was most remembered for remarks he made seemingly in support of former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro. Reinsdorf and Guillen have an amicable relationship now. The two talk "a lot," according to Guillen, who shows... Read more
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FOX News
What if Cuba and Venezuela merged? A marriage not made in heavencommonly used -- has been bandied about ever since Venezuela’s late dictator, H
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
commonly used -- has been bandied about ever since Venezuela’s late dictator, Hugo Chavez, embraced Cuba’s then-president, Fidel Castro. Raul Castro, who succeeded his brother as master of Havana, is now the main benefactor of Chavez’s inept heir,... Read more
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Breitbart
Venezuela’s Maduro Makes Surprise Cuba Trip to Worship at Fidel Castro’s TombCuban state media outlet Granma published images of Venezuelan dictator Nicolás
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
Cuban state media outlet Granma published images of Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro bowing before the tomb of Fidel Castro on Wednesday, honoring the recently deceased mass murderer shortly after what would have been his 91st birthday. Cuba is... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Iconic Ballet Nacional de Cuba ballet will perform at Straz in Maytalent. In the late 1800s, the community hosted the first major wave of Cuban
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
talent. In the late 1800s, the community hosted the first major wave of Cuban immigrants to the United States. When Fidel Castro rose to power, and the United States instituted a travel and trade embargo, the art exchange ceased for decades... Read more
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Boston Globe
New T general manager muses about politics in online blogon a blog for TodoModo Group, his consulting company. The son of a Cuban refug
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
on a blog for TodoModo Group, his consulting company. The son of a Cuban refugee, Ramirez reflected on the death of Fidel Castro in November, saying the dictator was the reason “our family has triumphed in the U.S. and our Cuban family on... Read more
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asianage
The crisis in Venezuela: Will Chavez’s reforms last?he was willing to articulate, even if he never quite rivalled the oratorical st
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
he was willing to articulate, even if he never quite rivalled the oratorical staying power of his Cuban comrade and mentor Fidel Castro. Maduro’s copycat bluster, on the other hand, increasingly does not pass muster. It’s not just that he lacks... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuelan president, in Cuba, pays homage to Fidel Castro(Reuters) - Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro traveled to Cuba on T
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
(Reuters) - Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro traveled to Cuba on Tuesday to pay homage to deceased leader Fidel Castro, in a surprise visit days after U.S. President Donald Trump warned of possible military action against... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A night in Havanaadvanced sonic weapon that operated beyond the range of audible sound, deployed
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
advanced sonic weapon that operated beyond the range of audible sound, deployed outside their residences. As for spying, Fidel Castro built one of the world’s most active intelligence services in surveillance able to penetrate the highest levels... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Korea And Venezuela: Flip Sides Of The Same Coininitiated any acts of aggression against the United States, wanted Soviet nucle
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
initiated any acts of aggression against the United States, wanted Soviet nuclear missiles installed in Cuba. Cuba’s leader Fidel Castro knew that there was no way that Cuba could defeat the United States in a regular, conventional war. Everyone... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Selective Outrage Is UnacceptableIn an essay on the Black Lives Matter Facebook page, leaders expressed unflinch
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
In an essay on the Black Lives Matter Facebook page, leaders expressed unflinching support and breathless admiration for Fidel Castro, a brutal dictator, along with Michael Finney, Ralph Goodwin, Charles Hill, and Huey Newton. All cop... Read more
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The Hill
Trump hasn't learned from history and people of Guam may pay for ithad known. It wasn’t just missiles that Cuba had by November 1962; some of thos
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
had known. It wasn’t just missiles that Cuba had by November 1962; some of those missiles were armed with nukes, and Fidel Castro was itching to use them on Florida. Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev, however, decided to retain authority over... Read more
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Reuters
Cuban trade with Venezuela plunges over two yearsweek (www.one.cu/aec2016/08%20Sector%20Externo.pdf). A strategic alliance form
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week (www.one.cu/aec2016/08%20Sector%20Externo.pdf). A strategic alliance formed by the two countries' former leaders, Fidel Castro and Hugo Chavez - who have since died - resulted in the Caribbean island importing all its oil from Venezuela in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Selective Outrage Is UnacceptableIn an essay on the Black Lives Matter Facebook page, leaders expressed unflinch
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
In an essay on the Black Lives Matter Facebook page, leaders expressed unflinching support and breathless admiration for Fidel Castro, a brutal dictator, along with Michael Finney, Ralph Goodwin, Charles Hill, and Huey Newton. All cop... Read more
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The Hill
Cuba's Castro faces tough choices on the island's fledgling economyand other top party leaders to rescue the Cuban economy from the Marxist-Lenini
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
and other top party leaders to rescue the Cuban economy from the Marxist-Leninist orthodoxy imposed by former president Fidel Castro that replicated the economic system of the former Soviet Union. With the dissolution of the Soviet Union and... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
August 13for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at a
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at age 76 on April 14, 2007. [ + - ] 1926: Fidel Castro, Cuban revolutionary and politician, is born in Birán, Cuba. He served as prime minister of Cuba from 1959 to... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 13, the 225th day of 2017of Oz) in 1895; film director Alfred Hitchcock in 1899; golf Hall of Fame membe
Reality TV World / Posted 5 days ago
of Oz) in 1895; film director Alfred Hitchcock in 1899; golf Hall of Fame member Ben Hogan in 1912; former Cuban President Fidel Castro in 1926; actor Pat Harrington Jr. in 1929; singer Don Ho in 1930; former U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders in... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Argentina: Emotive Tribute to Fidel Castro for 91st Year of Birthfull of symbolism, patriotism and Latin Americanism was held here by Argentinia
Radio Angulo / Posted 6 days ago
full of symbolism, patriotism and Latin Americanism was held here by Argentinians and Cubans to honour historic leader Fidel Castro on occasion of the 91st year of his birth. The Cuban Embassy in Argentina welcomed friends of Cuba to highlight... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Homage to Fidel in Báguanomoment was appropriate for Dr. Rudy Avila Figueredo to offer an interesting lec
Radio Angulo / Posted 6 days ago
moment was appropriate for Dr. Rudy Avila Figueredo to offer an interesting lecture on the political thought of Fidel Castro Ruz. Another group that made Fidel's image present was the Enrique Hart Dávalos library, where many guests were... Read more
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Radio Angulo
The Youth along with the memory of Fidel this SundaySummer Camp-2017, today changed their headquarters to Birán to pay homage to th
Radio Angulo / Posted 6 days ago
Summer Camp-2017, today changed their headquarters to Birán to pay homage to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz on the occasion of the 91st anniversary of his birth. This advanced is integrated by a youth contingent of... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Aug. 13: DeMarcus Cousins, Danny BonaduceLahr (Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz) in 1895 -- Golf Hall of Fame member B
Reality TV World / Posted 6 days ago
Lahr (Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz) in 1895 -- Golf Hall of Fame member Ben Hogan in 1912 -- Former Cuban President Fidel Castro in 1926 -- Singer Don Ho in 1930 -- Former U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders in 1933 (age 84) -- Opera... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Release JFK data1963. Multiple theories continue to circulate not only about the assassination
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
1963. Multiple theories continue to circulate not only about the assassination itself, featuring characters ranging from Fidel Castro to Jimmy Hoffa, but of any number of supposed cover-ups. In 1991, Oliver Stone’s movie “JFK” brought the... Read more
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New York Post
Nicole Malliotakis wants to be everything de Blasio is notin Cuba that turned Malliotakis into a lifelong Republican. Veralia Zorrilla le
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
in Cuba that turned Malliotakis into a lifelong Republican. Veralia Zorrilla left Cuba as a teenager shortly after Fidel Castro came to power in 1959. Malliotakis’ maternal grandfather owned a string of gas stations on the communist island,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 13for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at a
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at age 76 on April 14, 2007. [ + - ] 1926: Fidel Castro, Cuban revolutionary and politician, is born in Birán, Cuba. He served as prime minister of Cuba from 1959 to... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
August 13for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at a
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at age 76 on April 14, 2007. [ + - ] 1926: Fidel Castro, Cuban revolutionary and politician, is born in Birán, Cuba. He served as prime minister of Cuba from 1959 to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
August 13for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at a
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at age 76 on April 14, 2007. [ + - ] 1926: Fidel Castro, Cuban revolutionary and politician, is born in Birán, Cuba. He served as prime minister of Cuba from 1959 to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
August 13for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at age 76 on April 14, 2007. [ + - ] 1926: Fidel Castro, Cuban revolutionary and politician, is born in Birán, Cuba. He served as prime minister of Cuba from 1959 to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
August 13for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at a
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
for his song "Tiny Bubbles," is born in Honolulu. He died of heart failure at age 76 on April 14, 2007. [ + - ] 1926: Fidel Castro, Cuban revolutionary and politician, is born in Birán, Cuba. He served as prime minister of Cuba from 1959 to... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Terrell: Maxine and MaxineI’m concerned, the Tea Party can go straight to hell…and I intend to help them
Barrow Journal / Posted 7 days ago
I’m concerned, the Tea Party can go straight to hell…and I intend to help them get there.” Regarding the status between Fidel Castro and America she said, “…the decades of the 1960s and the 1970s were a sad and shameful chapter of our history... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Belkys Nerey, Craig Stevens look back on 14 years together as WSVN's lead anchor teamof working together have created a unique shorthand that comes in handy for big
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
of working together have created a unique shorthand that comes in handy for big stories such as the death of Cuban leader Fidel Castro in November. “We both raced back to the newsroom. It was a Friday night,” recalled Stevens, a Miami Shores... Read more
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International Business Times
Cuban diplomats expelled after 'covert sonic device' leaves US embassy staff with hearing loss between the two countries, with the CIA involved in numerous outlandish assassi
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
between the two countries, with the CIA involved in numerous outlandish assassination plots against former Communist leader Fidel Castro. This included plots to kill Castro with poisoned cigars, exploding seashells and a James Bond-style poisoned... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
MICHAEL DOBBS: Lessons from the Cuban Missile CrisisMidnight," I concluded that the real risk of war arose not from the conscious d
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Midnight," I concluded that the real risk of war arose not from the conscious designs of Kennedy, Nikita Khrushchev or even Fidel Castro. It stemmed from the possibility that the opposing sides could trigger a nuclear conflict that nobody wanted... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
The Secret CIA Docs About JFK's Murder Aren't As Exciting As You Thinkhave shot the president. It says Oswald was reading an article in the newspaper
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
have shot the president. It says Oswald was reading an article in the newspaper on Sept. 9, in which then-Cuban President Fidel Castro alleged the United States was plotting to kill him. Oswald then got the idea to kill President Kennedy as... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
The Secret CIA Docs About JFK's Murder Aren't As Exciting As You Thinkhave shot the president. It says Oswald was reading an article in the newspaper
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
have shot the president. It says Oswald was reading an article in the newspaper on Sept. 9, in which then-Cuban President Fidel Castro alleged the United States was plotting to kill him. Oswald then got the idea to kill President Kennedy as... Read more
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Philly.com
Gloria Campisi, 75, pioneering journalist at the Daily Newsan interview that Philadelphia cops “could invade Cuba and win.” “The word cam
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
an interview that Philadelphia cops “could invade Cuba and win.” “The word came down that we were supposed to try to reach Fidel Castro for comment. Gloria gave it her all but, no surprise, didn’t get through. I have no doubt that if she’d reached... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Trump's immigration policy raises old fears for Congress' first-generation AmericansHe enrolled at Belen Jesuit Preparatory School, an all-boys academy that was fo
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
He enrolled at Belen Jesuit Preparatory School, an all-boys academy that was founded in Havana in 1854 and attended by Fidel Castro before it moved into exile. After school, young Carlos spent considerable time with his grandmother and her... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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News 8000
US and Cuba have long history of undiplomatic relationsbetween the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
between the former Cold War foes. Before the 1959 Cuban revolution, the US had backed Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista who Fidel Castro sought to overthrow. After Castro took power, the US and Castro said they would seek to coexist peacefully --... Read more
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