Latest Cuba – United States relations Stories

2006-08-09 08:43:15

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's Communist government has signaled a crackdown on the use of black-market satellite dishes, just over a week after ailing leader Fidel Castro temporarily relinquished power to his brother.

2006-08-07 21:08:47

By Anthony Boadle HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban officials bragged on Monday they had achieved a peaceful succession of power and mocked opponents for hoping otherwise, but shed no new light on Fidel Castro's condition or when he would be back.

2006-08-07 16:23:53

Corrects reference in paragraph 11 to Fidel Castr

2006-08-07 15:19:31

By Anthony Boadle HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban officials mocked the United States and other opponents on Monday for hoping Fidel Castro's transfer of power would provoke an uprising against communist rule on the island he has controlled for nearly five decades.

2006-08-07 12:16:52

By Anthony Boadle HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban officials on Monday mocked opponents who had hoped that unrest would erupt in the Communist-ruled nation following the hospitalization of veteran leader Fidel Castro.

2006-08-07 11:51:17

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba has set in motion a peaceful political succession, dashing U.S. government expectations of chaos following Fidel Castro's hand-over of power to his brother, a leading Cuban intellectual and government member, Roberto Fernandez Retamar, said on Monday. "They (the U.S.

2006-08-07 11:09:50

CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) - President Bush said on Monday that Cubans on the communist-ruled island should decide the future of Cuba once President Fidel Castro passes from the scene and not Cuban exiles in the United States.

2006-08-07 10:03:29

CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) - President George W. Bush said on Monday he did not know the condition of Cuba's ailing leader Fidel Castro and that it was up to Cubans on the communist-ruled island to decide their form of government.

2006-08-07 10:04:32

By Tom Brown MIAMI (Reuters) - As the world ponders whether the Cuban Revolution will outlive Fidel Castro, the changes his most implacable foes brought to Miami seem irreversible.

2006-08-07 04:57:00

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) - A week after surgery forced him to put his brother in charge of the island he has dominated for 47 years, Cuban leader Fidel Castro remained out of sight and out of power, but was said to be on the road to recovery.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").