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Prince Charles risks President Donald Trump's fury with historic visit to Cuba - Daily Mail 24 Mar 2019, 12:00 am

Prince Charles risks President Donald Trump's fury with historic visit to Cuba  Daily Mail

The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall will today arrive in Cuba for the first visit by members of the Royal Family since the Communist revolution 60 years ago.

President Granger successfully completes chemotherapy; to begin radiotherapy next month - Demerara Waves Online News Guyana 23 Mar 2019, 9:27 pm

President Granger successfully completes chemotherapy; to begin radiotherapy next month  Demerara Waves Online News Guyana

President David Granger has successfully completed several rounds of chemotherapy for a type of blood cancer, and he is now due to undergo radiotherapy, ...

Photos: Today in History: March 23 | Photo Galleries - PostBulletin.com 23 Mar 2019, 5:00 pm

Photos: Today in History: March 23 | Photo Galleries  PostBulletin.com

The Maharajah of Patiala Bhupinder Singh with Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, Lord Irwin who is Viceroy and Governor General of India, on March 23, 1930 ...

Royal Tour: Will Prince Charles visit beloved Princess Diana memorial in Cuba? - Express.co.uk 23 Mar 2019, 11:01 am

Royal Tour: Will Prince Charles visit beloved Princess Diana memorial in Cuba?  Express.co.uk

PRINCE Charles and his wife Camilla will be the first royals to visit the communist-run Cuba. But will they visit a memorial garden dedicated to Prince Charles' ...

Britain's Prince Charles heads to Cuba amid US tensions - FRANCE 24 22 Mar 2019, 4:51 am

Britain's Prince Charles heads to Cuba amid US tensions  FRANCE 24

Havana (AFP). Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will make the first royal visit to communist-run Cuba on Sunday at a time when ally Washington is ...

Prince Charles heads to Cuba despite U.S. crackdown - Reuters 21 Mar 2019, 5:08 pm

Prince Charles heads to Cuba despite U.S. crackdown  Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrive in Cuba on Sunday as part of a Caribbean tour, the first British royals to visit the Communist-run ...

Cuban MLB players who fled the island hope no one else has to. Will Trump and Rubio play ball? - Tampa Bay Times 21 Mar 2019, 3:42 pm

Cuban MLB players who fled the island hope no one else has to. Will Trump and Rubio play ball?  Tampa Bay Times

Just shy of his 24th birthday in January 2015, Guillermo Heredia Jr. stepped onto a boat with dreams of playing baseball in America. Heredia knew the risks he ...

US Shuts Itself Off to Cuban Tourism, while Panama Encourages it - Havana Times 21 Mar 2019, 2:49 pm

US Shuts Itself Off to Cuban Tourism, while Panama Encourages it  Havana Times

New relaxed Panamanian visa requirements encourage shopping tourism by Cubans, while the US has drastically cut Cubans' ability to travel to its neighbor.

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner meets with Raúl Castro in Cuba - Buenos Aires Times 19 Mar 2019, 4:31 pm

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner meets with Raúl Castro in Cuba  Buenos Aires Times

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was received on Monday by Cuban leader Raul Castro for a private meeting, an official on the island revealed late last night.

Union Leaders Embrace Return of 'The Market' in Cuba - The Real News Network 18 Mar 2019, 10:41 am

Union Leaders Embrace Return of 'The Market' in Cuba  The Real News Network

Cuba has officially passed reforms that will change economics and labor relations on the island. Union leaders told the Real News Network that the move ...

Charles, Camilla going to communist Cuba - Ballarat Courier 17 Mar 2019, 3:12 am

Charles, Camilla going to communist Cuba  Ballarat Courier

Prince Charles and Camilla are making a historic visit to Cuba as part of major tour of the Caribbean. The royal couple will make an official four-day trip to...

Brazil school shooting: Thousands attend wake for victims - BBC News 15 Mar 2019, 1:30 am

Brazil school shooting: Thousands attend wake for victims  BBC News

Thousands of people have attended a wake for victims of a school shooting near the Brazilian city of São Paulo. Two former pupils, aged 17 and 25, killed eight ...

Cuba Needs Feminine Strength, asserted Raúl Castro - Prensa Latina 8 Mar 2019, 9:21 pm

Cuba Needs Feminine Strength, asserted Raúl Castro  Prensa Latina

Havana, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) First Secretary of the Cuban Communist Party, Raul Castro, stated today at the closing ceremony of the 10th Congress of the ...

Raúl Castro and Miguel Díaz-Canel Attend Cuban Women's Congress - Escambray 8 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Raúl Castro and Miguel Díaz-Canel Attend Cuban Women's Congress  Escambray

The meeting of transcendental character for women in the Caribbean nation summoned some 360 delegates and 40 guests. Army General Raúl Castro, first ...

Cuba’s New Constitution is Embodiment of Island’s Unique Brand of Politics - The Globe Post 8 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Cuba’s New Constitution is Embodiment of Island’s Unique Brand of Politics  The Globe Post

The constitution referendum was enormously important for Cuba, its government, and the future with the ratification highlighting its unique politics brand.

What happens to Raul Castro if Cuban agents shoot Venezuelans? - American Thinker 25 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

What happens to Raul Castro if Cuban agents shoot Venezuelans?  American Thinker

We are receiving intercepted transmissions of Cuban agents present & directing repressive actions in Ureña. This is very interesting. What happens if Cuban ...

Raul Castro Votes in Cuban Referendum - Prensa Latina 24 Feb 2019, 10:19 pm

Raul Castro Votes in Cuban Referendum  Prensa Latina

Havana, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro, voted this Sunday in the referendum ...

Cuba’s Next Transformation - The New York Times 5 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Cuba’s Next Transformation  The New York Times

Sixty years after the revolution, a Communist stalwart may be moving closer to democracy.

Grandson of Fidel Castro shares his life of luxury aboard yachts and more on Instagram - Miami Herald 4 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Grandson of Fidel Castro shares his life of luxury aboard yachts and more on Instagram  Miami Herald

Some of the photos shared by Tony Castro, grandson of the late Fidel Castro, on his private Instagram account show a way of life that most Cubans can't afford.

Raul Castro slams US 'confrontation' | Pretoria News - Independent Online 3 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Raul Castro slams US 'confrontation' | Pretoria News  Independent Online

US President Donald Trump has tightened the decades-old US embargo on the island.

Raul Castro blasts United States on 60th anniversary of revolution - BusinessLine 2 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Raul Castro blasts United States on 60th anniversary of revolution  BusinessLine

On the 60th anniversary of Cuba's revolution, ruling Communist Party leader Raul Castro blasted the Trump administration for returning to an outdated path of ...

Cuban Lawmakers OK New Constitution; Referendum Next - Voice of America 22 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Cuban Lawmakers OK New Constitution; Referendum Next  Voice of America

Cuban lawmakers Saturday unanimously approved a revised draft of a new constitution that retains the island's one-party socialist system but reflects its ...

Cuba decides to scrap same-sex marriage law in new constitution despite majority support - The Telegraph 19 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Cuba decides to scrap same-sex marriage law in new constitution despite majority support  The Telegraph

Cuba will leave out of its new constitution changes that would have paved the way for legal same-sex marriage, despite majority support in local assemblies, ...

Cuba’s Slow Rebirth - The New York Times 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Cuba’s Slow Rebirth  The New York Times

As the traumas of Fidel Castro's revolution fade, young Cubans are letting go of the past and embracing a new, global present.

President Trump doesn’t like Jim Acosta’s questions. Neither did dictator Raúl Castro - Miami Herald 16 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

President Trump doesn’t like Jim Acosta’s questions. Neither did dictator Raúl Castro  Miami Herald

CNN journalist Jim Acosta forced Cuban dictator Raúl Castro to answer questions about the taboo topic of political prisoners. It's shameful that he loses White ...

CNN’s Jim Acosta Cowers and Whimpers for Dictator Raul Castro—But Bullies Small Female White House Intern - Townhall 10 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

CNN’s Jim Acosta Cowers and Whimpers for Dictator Raul Castro—But Bullies Small Female White House Intern  Townhall

For some odd reason CNN's Jim Acosta—the same one recently banned from White House press conferences for rudely interrupting (genuine) reporters while ...

Patricia Castro, Wife Of Former Arizona Gov. Raul Castro, Dies At 94 - KJZZ 22 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Patricia Castro, Wife Of Former Arizona Gov. Raul Castro, Dies At 94  KJZZ

Patricia Castro, the wife of former Arizona Gov. Raul Castro, died on Saturday. She passed away at the age of 94 due to kidney disease.Family spokesperson ...

She doesn’t want it known, but Maria Elvira Salazar favors Trump talks with Castro - Miami Herald 17 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

She doesn’t want it known, but Maria Elvira Salazar favors Trump talks with Castro  Miami Herald

In the race against Donna Shalala, Maria Elvira Salazar portrays herself as a GOP hardliner on Cuba like Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. But she told this columnist ...

Raul Castro’s Daughter At Center Of Cuba’s New Same-Sex Marriage Policy - Cuba Journal 13 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro’s Daughter At Center Of Cuba’s New Same-Sex Marriage Policy  Cuba Journal

Cuba's president says he supports a change to the island's constitution in support of same-sex marriage.

Raúl welcomes Díaz-Canel home from New York - Granma English 1 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Raúl welcomes Díaz-Canel home from New York  Granma English

Shortly after noon on Sunday, the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, received the President of ...

Raul Castro Presides over Closing of CDR Congress in Cuba - Radio Cadena Agramonte 28 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro Presides over Closing of CDR Congress in Cuba  Radio Cadena Agramonte

The first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raúl Castro, is presiding over the closing ceremony of the 9th Congress of the ...

RonDeSantis, Elections, Florida, CubanAmericans, Governor, InspireAmerica, Jeanette Nuñez, Republicans, Marcell, Felipe - Miami Herald 7 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

RonDeSantis, Elections, Florida, CubanAmericans, Governor, InspireAmerica, Jeanette Nuñez, Republicans, Marcell, Felipe  Miami Herald

GOP Candidate Ron DeSantis promotes his gubernatorial campaign and his push in Congress to indict Raul Castro in Little Havana during the Inspire America ...

Jim Acosta: Roaring Lion to Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Purring Kitty to Raul Castro - Townhall 11 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Jim Acosta: Roaring Lion to Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Purring Kitty to Raul Castro  Townhall

If CNNs Jim Acosta spoke to the mass-murdering Stalinist dictator Raul Castro with half the insolence he sputters at White House Press Secretary Sarah ...

US tightening grip on Cuba: Raul Castro - ecns 27 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

US tightening grip on Cuba: Raul Castro  ecns

The United States is tightening its grip on Cuba and other leftist Latin American countries, Cuba's ex-president Raul Castro warned on Thursday. Speaking at a ...

Castro seeks to do away with the old guard as a way to preserve socialism, analysts say - Miami Herald 25 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Castro seeks to do away with the old guard as a way to preserve socialism, analysts say  Miami Herald

Age and term limits in proposed changes to Cuban Constitution send a clear message to the old guard that their time is up.

Castro proposes changes to Constitution, including term limits for president, gay marriage - Miami Herald 21 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Castro proposes changes to Constitution, including term limits for president, gay marriage  Miami Herald

After leaving the Cuban government at age 86, Raúl Castro is proposing a new constitution that would limit the age of future presidents to 60 at the start of their ...

Seven members of Congress say now is the time to indict Raúl Castro - Miami Herald 12 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Seven members of Congress say now is the time to indict Raúl Castro  Miami Herald

Seven Florida Republicans sent a letter to President Donald Trump asking him to hold Raúl Castro accountable for the 1996 shoot-down of two Brothers to the ...

Ron DeSantis urges Donald Trump to indict Raul Castro for shooting down Hermanos al Rescate planes in 1996 - Sunshine State News 12 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Ron DeSantis urges Donald Trump to indict Raul Castro for shooting down Hermanos al Rescate planes in 1996  Sunshine State News

From his perch as chairman of the U.S. House National Security Subcommittee, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., called on President Donald Trump to have the ...

Campaign intensifies to indict Raúl Castro for deadly 1996 shoot-down of exile planes - Miami Herald 27 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Campaign intensifies to indict Raúl Castro for deadly 1996 shoot-down of exile planes  Miami Herald

Letters to the White House, petition drives and a congressional hearing have been aimed at indicting Raúl Castro for the 1996 shoot-down of two Brothers to the ...

DeSantis joins call for Trump to indict Raul Castro - Fox News 25 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

DeSantis joins call for Trump to indict Raul Castro  Fox News

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R., Fla.) is calling on President Donald Trump to impose more severe economic sanctions against the Cuban government and to indict Raul ...

'Raul Castro Isn't Exactly the Pope': Neil Presses Top Dem on 'Hypocrisy' Over Trump-Kim Summit - Fox News Insider 13 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

'Raul Castro Isn't Exactly the Pope': Neil Presses Top Dem on 'Hypocrisy' Over Trump-Kim Summit  Fox News Insider

Neil Cavuto debated the number-two Democrat in the U.S. House on "Your World" Wednesday over the Democrats' reaction to President Donald Trump's ...

Raul Castro appointed to head rewrite of Cuban constitution - Reuters 2 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro appointed to head rewrite of Cuban constitution  Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's national assembly named former President Raul Castro on Saturday to head the commission charged with carrying out changes to ...

Rubio, Díaz-Balart want investigation of Raúl Castro in 1996 shoot-down of exile planes - Miami Herald 22 May 2018, 7:00 am

Rubio, Díaz-Balart want investigation of Raúl Castro in 1996 shoot-down of exile planes  Miami Herald

Two Florida Republicans, Marco Rubio and Mario Díaz-Balart, want President Trump to consider the possible indictment of Cuban leader Raúl Castro for the ...

Cuba State Media Says Raul Castro Had Hernia Surgery - NBC 6 South Florida 18 May 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba State Media Says Raul Castro Had Hernia Surgery  NBC 6 South Florida

Cuban state media say Communist Party leader Raul Castro is recovering from a hernia operation.

Raul Castro's daughter to push for gay marriage in Cuba - NBCNews.com 7 May 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro's daughter to push for gay marriage in Cuba  NBCNews.com

Mariela Castro, a Cuban lawmaker and daughter of Communist Party chief Raul Castro, says she will push for same-sex marriage to be included in a ...

Can Cuba’s Miguel Díaz-Canel Complete Raúl Castro’s Economic Revolution? - Newsweek 3 May 2018, 7:00 am

Can Cuba’s Miguel Díaz-Canel Complete Raúl Castro’s Economic Revolution?  Newsweek

Díaz-Canel has to force Raúl Castro's economic reforms through a resistant bureaucracy—something even Raúl had trouble doing.

Raul Castro Fast Facts - CNN International 3 May 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro Fast Facts  CNN International

Read CNN's Fast Facts about Raul Castro, the former President of Cuba and the brother of former President Fidel Castro.

The End Of The Castro Era. Really? - Forbes 26 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

The End Of The Castro Era. Really?  Forbes

The recent anointment of a puppet non-Castro president in Cuba is not the end of the Castro era. But it could be the beginning of the end, if we effectively back ...

A New Era In Cuba? Raul Castro Hands Over Power To Diaz-Canel - NPR 22 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

A New Era In Cuba? Raul Castro Hands Over Power To Diaz-Canel  NPR

Raul Castro, Fidel's younger brother, stepped down Thursday. Marc Frank of Reuters tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about Cubans' reactions to Miguel ...

Reviewing the legacy of Raul Castro in Cuba - CGTN America 22 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Reviewing the legacy of Raul Castro in Cuba  CGTN America

April 19th marked a turning point in Cuba as 87-year-old Raul Castro retired as president. It's the first time in almost six decades that there is no Castro at the ...

This Is Not the 'End of an Era' in Cuba - The Atlantic 20 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

This Is Not the 'End of an Era' in Cuba  The Atlantic

The newly elected president represents an evolution of the Castro regime—an act of self-perpetuation masquerading as change.

Raul Castro: The life of the Cuban leader - New York Daily News 19 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro: The life of the Cuban leader  New York Daily News

The Castro era in Cuba has come to an end as Raul Castro steps down as president, handing over his power to his Vice President, Miguel Diaz Chanel. Take a ...

Cuba's Raul Castro steps down as vice president takes over - CNBC 19 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba's Raul Castro steps down as vice president takes over  CNBC

John Kavulich, Economic Eye on Cuba editor-in-chief, discusses Cuba's new leader, Miguel Diaz-Canel, who became the leader of Cuba after Raul Castro ...

Fidel Died and Raúl Resigned, but Castros Still Hold Sway in Cuba - The New York Times 19 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Fidel Died and Raúl Resigned, but Castros Still Hold Sway in Cuba  The New York Times

Stalwarts and heirs of the Communist revolution will help support — and scrutinize — Cuba's new president, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

As Raul Castro Steps Aside, a New Era for Cuba - Voice of America 19 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

As Raul Castro Steps Aside, a New Era for Cuba  Voice of America

For the first time in nearly 60 years, a Castro will not lead Cuba. This will happen after the country's National Assembly approves First Vice President Miguel ...

Cuba will pick a new leader to replace Raul Castro - MSNBC 18 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba will pick a new leader to replace Raul Castro  MSNBC

Cuba is expected to have a leader outside the Castro for the first time in decades as Raul Castro is set to step down from his position as president of Cuba.

Raúl Castro Prepares to Resign as Cuba’s President, Closing a Dynasty - The New York Times 18 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Raúl Castro Prepares to Resign as Cuba’s President, Closing a Dynasty  The New York Times

Without the Castro legacy to rely on, his successor will face a minefield of tasks that even Mr. Castro failed to complete.

Cuba taps Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro - Miami Herald 18 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba taps Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro  Miami Herald

Cuba's legislators erupted in applause Wednesday morning as Raul Castro entered the hall in a dark suit, accompanied by Miguel Diaz-Canel, his expected ...

Explainer: The state of Raul Castro's economic reforms in Cuba - Reuters 16 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Explainer: The state of Raul Castro's economic reforms in Cuba  Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - President Raul Castro's efforts to modernize Cuba's Soviet-style centrally planned economy have borne mixed results, with some initiatives ...

Raul Castro Leaving Cuba With New Freedoms, Deep Problems - NBC 6 South Florida 16 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Raul Castro Leaving Cuba With New Freedoms, Deep Problems  NBC 6 South Florida

In 2008 Raul Castro took over a country where most people couldn't own computers or cellphones, leave without permission, run most types of private ...

Make no mistake, Raul Castro will orchestrate Cuba’s election results | TheHill - The Hill 14 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Make no mistake, Raul Castro will orchestrate Cuba’s election results | TheHill  The Hill

Cuba's National Assembly will gather on April 19 to choose Cuba's next leader, and for the first time in more than 60 years he or she is unlikely to bear the ...

Raúl Castro's Unfinished Legacy in Cuba - Americas Quarterly 9 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Raúl Castro's Unfinished Legacy in Cuba  Americas Quarterly

This month, Cuba's Raúl Castro will leave office at the end of his second term as president, having set in motion changes to the island's economy, politics and ...

Cuba after the Castros: escaping a long shadow - Financial Times 7 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba after the Castros: escaping a long shadow  Financial Times

The appointment of a new president next week will only serve to underline the country's economic stagnation and fading influence.

White House: No Trump handshake for Raul Castro - McClatchy Washington Bureau 6 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

White House: No Trump handshake for Raul Castro  McClatchy Washington Bureau

White House aides plan to prevent President Donald Trump from having a controversial hand shake with Cuban leader Raul Castro that would make headlines ...

Cuba will soon be without a Castro as leader for first time in nearly 60 years - USA TODAY 6 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba will soon be without a Castro as leader for first time in nearly 60 years  USA TODAY

If all goes as expected, Cuba will name a new president in two weeks — the first time in nearly 60 years that the communist country's leader won't be a Castro.

Miguel Diaz-Canel, Raul Castro's likely successor in Cuba, favors hard line against US and dissidents - Fox News 4 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Miguel Diaz-Canel, Raul Castro's likely successor in Cuba, favors hard line against US and dissidents  Fox News

On April 19, for the first time in almost 60 years, Cuba likely will have a leader whose last name is not Castro. Raul Castro, who took over as leader in 2008 after ...

The secret memo to Raúl Castro - EL PAIS 3 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

The secret memo to Raúl Castro  EL PAIS

We have managed to control the nation with the largest oil reserves on the planet without firing a single shot. And we have done it without the world realizing that ...

Trump and Raul Castro Will Attend Summit of the Americas - Voice of America 3 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Trump and Raul Castro Will Attend Summit of the Americas  Voice of America

President Donald Trump and leader Raul Castro will attend the Summit of the Americas next week in Peru. Peruvian ambassador to the U.S. Carlos Pareja says ...

US embargo on Cuba should end as Raúl Castro retires - Miscellany News 28 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

US embargo on Cuba should end as Raúl Castro retires  Miscellany News

On April 19, Raúl Castro, the brother of the late Fidel Castro, will retire from the presidency of Cuba. It will be the first time in 60 years that Cuba is not led by a ...

Raúl Castro: From Dictator to Puppet Master of Cuba’s Next Government - PanAm Post 20 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Raúl Castro: From Dictator to Puppet Master of Cuba’s Next Government  PanAm Post

Less than a month before Raúl Castro officially leaves power in Cuba his successor is still unknown. Which raises the question: will the power change merely ...

As Castro Prepares to Leave Office, Trump’s Cuba Policy Is a Road to Nowhere - The New Yorker 18 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

As Castro Prepares to Leave Office, Trump’s Cuba Policy Is a Road to Nowhere  The New Yorker

As Raúl Castro prepares to vacate the Cuban Presidency, Jon Lee Anderson writes about why the Trump Administration should explore a rapprochement with ...

Cuba gets lowest voter turnout in socialist history as Raúl Castro prepares to retire - Miami Herald 13 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Cuba gets lowest voter turnout in socialist history as Raúl Castro prepares to retire  Miami Herald

A record 17.1 percent of voters did not cast ballots in what is expected to be the final election before Raúl Castro steps down as the head of government.

Raúl Castro is expected to step down soon. And recent moves suggest he won’t be alone - Miami Herald 2 Mar 2018, 8:00 am

Raúl Castro is expected to step down soon. And recent moves suggest he won’t be alone  Miami Herald

Other historical leaders of the Cuban revolution could also leave their positions in April, when Raúl Castro is expected to leave the presidency. This political ...

Goodbye Castros, Hello Communist Party - The New York Times 26 Feb 2018, 8:00 am

Goodbye Castros, Hello Communist Party  The New York Times

A future without President Raúl Castro is on the horizon, but everything points to the continuation of the status quo. It doesn't have to.

Cuba’s economy after Raúl Castro: A tale of three worlds - Brookings Institution 20 Feb 2018, 7:59 pm

Cuba’s economy after Raúl Castro: A tale of three worlds  Brookings Institution

As Raúl Castro steps down from the Cuban presidency in April 2018, Richard Feinberg suggests a series reforms to strengthen the domestic economy and ...

Raúl Castro’s son can’t be Cuba’s next president. But what about his daughter? - Miami Herald 26 Jan 2018, 8:00 am

Raúl Castro’s son can’t be Cuba’s next president. But what about his daughter?  Miami Herald

After months of speculation about who will succeed Cuban leader Raúl Castro, something became clear this week: Castro will not be able to pass the ...

Cuba Delays End of Raúl Castro’s Presidency by Two Months - The New York Times 21 Dec 2017, 8:00 am

Cuba Delays End of Raúl Castro’s Presidency by Two Months  The New York Times

Cuba's leader, Raúl Castro, will step down as president in April, roughly two months later than anticipated, the government announced on Thursday.

Raúl Castro’s economic reforms were supposed to make life better in Cuba. Didn’t happen - Miami Herald 11 Dec 2017, 8:00 am

Raúl Castro’s economic reforms were supposed to make life better in Cuba. Didn’t happen  Miami Herald

Raúl Castro promised a better life for Cubans when he launched timid economic reforms and opened a few doors to private business. But after a decade in ...

Cuba and Raul Castro face critical transition - Miami Herald 21 Nov 2017, 8:00 am

Cuba and Raul Castro face critical transition  Miami Herald

The Cuban leader said he would retire as president in February but Trump, a devastating hurricane, and acoustic incidents targeting American diplomats weren't ...

Likely successor to Cuba's Castro rejects U.S. demands for change - Reuters 8 Oct 2017, 7:00 am

Likely successor to Cuba's Castro rejects U.S. demands for change  Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - The man forecast to replace Cuban President Raul Castro early next year rejected U.S. demands that the Communist-run country change ...

Raul Castro has a surprising response to harmed U.S. diplomats in Cuba - Los Angeles Times 15 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

Raul Castro has a surprising response to harmed U.S. diplomats in Cuba  Los Angeles Times

Five Republican senators urged Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to kick all Cuban diplomats out of the United States and close America's newly reestablished ...

Cuba’s Raul Castro dismisses harsher US tone under Trump - CNBC 15 Jul 2017, 7:00 am

Cuba’s Raul Castro dismisses harsher US tone under Trump  CNBC

Cuban President Raul Castro denounced President Donald Trump's tougher line on relations with Havana on Friday, calling it a setback but promising to ...

Cuban leader Raul Castro says he will retire in 2018 - CNBC 16 Jun 2017, 7:00 am

Cuban leader Raul Castro says he will retire in 2018  CNBC

Cuban President Raul Castro announced on Sunday he will step down from power after his second term ends in 2018, and the new parliament named a ...

‘There are several people with qualities’ to replace Raúl Castro, says the Cuban leader’s daughter - Miami Herald 1 May 2017, 7:00 am

‘There are several people with qualities’ to replace Raúl Castro, says the Cuban leader’s daughter  Miami Herald

Remarks by Mariela Castro Espín suggest that there is more than one candidate to replace her father, who has publicly stated that his tenure as president of the ...

Post-Fidel Castro Cuba isn't that different from before - PRI 23 Mar 2017, 7:00 am

Post-Fidel Castro Cuba isn't that different from before  PRI

For years, opponents of Cuba's socialist revolution pegged the system's downfall to the inevitable death of its leader, Fidel Castro. Yet, months after Castro's ...

The countdown begins for Raúl Castro’s retirement in 2018 - Miami Herald 22 Feb 2017, 8:00 am

The countdown begins for Raúl Castro’s retirement in 2018  Miami Herald

A year from now — on Feb. 24 — something is expected to occur in Cuba that hasn't happened in more than 40 years: a non-Castro will occupy the presidency.

Can Donald Trump and Raúl Castro Make a Good Deal? - The New York Times 10 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

Can Donald Trump and Raúl Castro Make a Good Deal?  The New York Times

The agreements that the new administration will inherit serve the interests of the United States and Cuba.

Why Raul Castro Is Happy Fidel Is Gone - POLITICO Magazine 4 Dec 2016, 8:00 am

Why Raul Castro Is Happy Fidel Is Gone  POLITICO Magazine

In After Fidel, my book about the Castro brothers, I concluded with a thought shared with me by Juanita Castro, their younger sister. She was convinced that once ...

Cuba: What's next under Raul Castro? - CNN 28 Nov 2016, 8:00 am

Cuba: What's next under Raul Castro?  CNN

Is there a chance Raul Castro will move Cuba in a different direction, now that his brother is no longer looking over his shoulder?

Cuban President Raúl Castro: A pragmatist who made reforms - USA TODAY 27 Nov 2016, 8:00 am

Cuban President Raúl Castro: A pragmatist who made reforms  USA TODAY

Corrections & clarifications: A previous version misspelled the Cuban Moncada Barracks. Cuban President Raúl Castro, who operated for decades in the ...

Similarities between Fidel and Raul Castro don't go unnoticed | Opinion - Sun Sentinel 26 Nov 2016, 8:00 am

Similarities between Fidel and Raul Castro don't go unnoticed | Opinion  Sun Sentinel

Shortly after Gen. Raul Castro spoke on Cuban television in the very early hours of Saturday morning, the homes of many human rights activists on the island.

Raúl Castro Re-Elected to Top Post in Cuba’s Communist Party - Wall Street Journal 19 Apr 2016, 7:00 am

Raúl Castro Re-Elected to Top Post in Cuba’s Communist Party  Wall Street Journal

Cuba's Communist Party re-elected Raúl Castro and the party's hard-line ideologue to its two top posts, in a sign the government would move slowly with ...

Raúl Castro Asked for a List of Political Prisoners, and Twitter Responded - New York Times 21 Mar 2016, 7:00 am

Raúl Castro Asked for a List of Political Prisoners, and Twitter Responded  New York Times

President Raúl Castro told a CNN reporter that if he could provide a list of political prisoners, the Cuban government wo...

In Cuba, Raúl Castro Proves a Pragmatic Communist - Wall Street Journal 20 Mar 2016, 7:00 am

In Cuba, Raúl Castro Proves a Pragmatic Communist  Wall Street Journal

When he replaced his ailing big brother Fidel in 2008, Cuban President Raúl Castro pledged continuity for the island's half-century-old Communist revolution.

Could Pope bring Raul Castro back to the faith? - CNN 19 Sep 2015, 7:00 am

Could Pope bring Raul Castro back to the faith?  CNN

Will Raul Castro return to religion? As Pope Francis visits Cuba, there are hints the Cuban leader's atheism could be softening.

Raúl Castro Meets With Pope Francis at Vatican - New York Times 10 May 2015, 7:00 am

Raúl Castro Meets With Pope Francis at Vatican  New York Times

ROME — President Raúl Castro of Cuba visited Pope Francis at the Vatican on Sunday, praising the Argentine pontiff for helping to broker last year's diplomatic ...

Obama Meets Raúl Castro, Making History - New York Times 11 Apr 2015, 7:00 am

Obama Meets Raúl Castro, Making History  New York Times

PANAMA — President Obama and President Raúl Castro of Cuba met here Saturday in the first face-to-face discussion between the leaders of the two countries ...

Raúl Castro Thanks U.S., but Reaffirms Communist Rule in Cuba - New York Times 20 Dec 2014, 8:00 am

Raúl Castro Thanks U.S., but Reaffirms Communist Rule in Cuba  New York Times

HAVANA — President Raúl Castro declared victory for the Cuban Revolution on Saturday in a wide-ranging speech, thanking President Obama for “a new ...

Raul Castro - Cuban President, Military Leader - Biography 1 Apr 2014, 7:00 am

Raul Castro - Cuban President, Military Leader  Biography

Learn about Fidel Castro's brother Raul Castro on Biography.com. He succeeded Fidel as Cuba's president in 2008.

Raúl Castro Says His New 5-Year Term as Cuba’s President Will Be His Last - New York Times 24 Feb 2013, 8:00 am

Raúl Castro Says His New 5-Year Term as Cuba’s President Will Be His Last  New York Times

MEXICO CITY — President Raúl Castro of Cuba announced Sunday that the five-year term he has just begun will be his last, giving the Castro era an official ...

RaUl Castro Bio


First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba

June 03, 1931, (87 years old)

Raúl Modesto Castro Ruz

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