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HAITI POLITICS: 214th Haiti Anniversary Takes Center Stage

HAITI POLITICS: 214th Haiti Anniversary Takes Center Stage

Haiti marked 214th anniversary of its political independence, acknowledging that after many years “we are unable to feed our people, educate our children.”

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PUERTO RICO POLITICS: Ricardo Rossello Takes Center Stage

PUERTO RICO POLITICS: Ricardo Rossello Takes Center Stage

Puerto Rico news: Gov. Ricardo Rossello, 37, proposed several measures aimed at alleviating the crisis shortly after he was sworn in.

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CUBA POLITICS: Cuba Puts On Show of Strength As Trump Inauguration Nears

CUBA POLITICS: Cuba Puts On Show of Strength As Trump Inauguration Nears

Cuba on Monday paraded troops and hundreds of thousands of citizens through its emblematic Revolution Square in a traditional show of nationalist fighting spirit as it faces a tough political and economic year.

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CUBA POLITICS: Government Offers Cubans Free Internet Access

CUBA POLITICS: Government Offers Cubans Free Internet Access

“I never thought I would have Internet at home, yet we were given the opportunity to participate in this test. It is wonderful,” Lourdes Savon said.

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JAMAICA POLITICS: Andrew Holness Christmas Message

JAMAICA POLITICS: Andrew Holness Christmas Message

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his vision for Christmas in Jamaica is one where persons exemplify the ethic of love for neighbor and peace and goodwill toward everyone that Jesus Christ displayed.

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ST ANDREW SOUTH EASTERN POLITICS: Julian Jay Robinson Biography And Profile

ST ANDREW SOUTH EASTERN POLITICS: Julian Jay Robinson Biography And Profile

Julian Jay Robinson represents a new generation of political leadership in Jamaica. Read Julian Jay Robinson Biography and Profile.

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CUBA POLITICS: Fidel Castro Finally Laid To Rest

CUBA POLITICS: Fidel Castro Finally Laid To Rest

Fidel Castro’s ashes were laid to rest on Sunday, capping nine days of official mourning when hundreds of thousands of Cubans said farewell with tears.

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CUBA POLITICS: Castro Top Wish Is Soccer Field For Neighborhood Kids

CUBA POLITICS: Castro Top Wish Is Soccer Field For Neighborhood Kids

Fidel Castro, who led Cuba’s 1959 revolution and for 5 decades defied U.S. efforts to topple him, died on Nov. 25 at age 90, cedes power to his Raul Castro.

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CUBA POLITICS: Castro’s Ashes In Marathon Procession To Revolution´s Birthplace

CUBA POLITICS: Castro’s Ashes In Marathon Procession To Revolution´s Birthplace

“We came to see the ashes because he made history,” said Cecilio Salgado, 58, who traveled from Havana´s outskirts to bid farewell to Castro.

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CUBA POLITICS: Farewell Fidel Castro

CUBA POLITICS: Farewell Fidel Castro

Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of “I am Fidel” to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning .

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CUBA POLITICS: Cubans To Throng Revolution Square In Mourning For Fidel Castro

CUBA POLITICS: Cubans To Throng Revolution Square In Mourning For Fidel Castro

Castro died on Friday at the age of 90, a decade after stepping down due to poor health and ceding power to his brother Raul Castro.

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CUBA POLITICS: Fidel Castro Made Revolutionary Mark On History

CUBA POLITICS: Fidel Castro Made Revolutionary Mark On History

Castro, who always prickled at suggestions of cruelty, rejected the term. “I am a kind of spiritual leader,” he said.

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CUBA POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Hails Fidel Castro Heroism

CUBA POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Hails Fidel Castro Heroism

“I think history will show that Castro was such a key figure, it seems he has been with us forever,” Jeremy Corbyn said.

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CUBA POLITICS: ‘Ever Onward To Victory’ – Fidel Castro Says And Passes Away

CUBA POLITICS: ‘Ever Onward To Victory’ – Fidel Castro Says And Passes Away

Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist and for five decades defied U.S. efforts to topple him, died on Friday. Castro was 90.

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HAITI POLITICS: Police Clash With Demonstrators Ahead Of Election Results

HAITI POLITICS: Police Clash With Demonstrators Ahead Of Election Results

Dozens of supporters walked and jogged through the streets carrying posters for the party. “Maryse Narcisse: revolution!” one demonstrator called.

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HAITI POLITICS: Election Takes Center Stage

HAITI POLITICS: Election Takes Center Stage

Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council is adamant that the election will go ahead on Sunday.

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HAITI POLITICS: Jocelerme Privert Defends Aid Effort Amid Anger

HAITI POLITICS: Jocelerme Privert Defends Aid Effort Amid Anger

Haiti’s interim President Privert said the storm cost Haiti $2 billion in damage, nearly a quarter of the annual GDP of the poorest country in the Americas.

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HAITI: UN Session: Chancellor Délienne Explains Haitian Migration

HAITI: UN Session: Chancellor Délienne Explains Haitian Migration

Extract from the speech of the Chancellor Délienne.

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BAHAMAS: Leak Exposes Offshore ‘Tax Haven’ Dealings Of Politicians

BAHAMAS: Leak Exposes Offshore ‘Tax Haven’ Dealings Of Politicians

On the list is former European Commissioner Neelie Kroes, whose previous job required her to hound big corporations and inform them they couldn’t run away from EU rules.

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GRENADA: Lamuel Stanislaus Passes Away

GRENADA: Lamuel Stanislaus Passes Away

Lamuel Stanislaus, a former Grenada Ambassador to the United Nations.

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