Quito, May 24.- The President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, will be sworn in Friday afternooon for a new five-year governing period, in the presence of dignitaries and representatives of nearly a hundred nations and international organizations.
Havana, Cuba, May 24.- A fraternal meeting of solidarity with The Five and their relatives was organized in this capital by the Latin American Council of Churches, the 6th Assembly of which is under way in Cuba since May 22.
Havana, May 22.- Cuba has developed a hemovigilance program with results similar to those of industrialized nations, said a Cuban physician participating in the 7th Cuban Congress of Hematology (Hematology 2013).
Havana, Cuba, May 23.- The Villa de la Habana Men’s Foil World Cup and the Women’s Epee Grand Prix will be held simultaneously from today in this capital.
Havana, Cuba, May 23.- The economic blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba is unfair and illegal, said Saharan foreign minister Mohamed Ould Salek and he noted that his government´s position is shared by other African countries.
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Camagüey, May 24. - The rescuing and recovering of buildings with great patrimonial value marks the restoration of a house placed on San Fernando Street, in the city of Camagüey.
Havana, Cuba, May 24.- Cuba is among the countries with very low undernourishment rates, according to a report prepared by the World Food Program on the 2010-2012 period.
Havana, Cuba, May 24.- Esteban Lazo, member of the Politburo of the Cuban Communist Party and President of the National Assembly of the People’s Power (Parliament) arrived on Friday in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, to participate in the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the African Union Organization (AUO).
Havana, May 23.- Half a century from its foundation, the Cuban Institute for Research on Sugar Cane By-Products (ICIDCA) is focusing on agricultural diversification programs with the development of new product.
Beijing, May 24.- The special envoy for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un told Chinese authorities that Pyongyang is willing to engage in talks for a peaceful resolution to the situation in the Korean peninsula, local press reported today.
Manila, May 24.- The Philippine government is extremely displeased with the latest novel by the author of the "Da Vinci Code," Dan Brown, which portrays this city as hell''s antechamber.
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Two persons die in a car accident in Camagüey province.
Matanzas, Cuba, May 24.- Playwright Jesus del Castillo described as very important for his career the theater prize received at the literary contest of the U.S. state of Rhode Island.
Washington, May 22.- The explorer robot Curiosity drilled another rock from Mars to collect samples to be analyzed with its internal instruments, informed the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Holguin, Cuba, May 23.- Some 350 delegates from 37 countries have confirmed their attendance to the 9th International Colloquium for the Freedom of the Five Cuban heroes and against terrorism, to be held in this city in November.
By Yamylé Fernández Rodríguez/ Radio Cadena Agramonte
The observance on May 15 of the International Day of Families calls us to reflect about the case of the Cuban Five –antiterrorists unjustly condemned to disproportionate sentences by US courts; an issue which goes beyond the US hostile policy against the island nation and violates fundamental rights present in the Bill of Rights of the northern nation, and in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.