Cuba: Bridge collapses and heavy rains persist

As a result of the intense rains left by the subtropical storm Alberto, in the afternoon hours and without damage to human lives, the bridge that connects the town of Zaza del Medio with Santi Spiritus city collapsed due to the strength of the water from the Zaza River.

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All victims of Havana´s plane crash identified

The Cuban Institute of Legal Medicine (IML) announced on Sunday the completion of the identification process of the 110 victims of the Boeing 373-200 that crashed on May 18 near the José Martí International Airport.

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Council of State convenes Cuba´s parliament extraordinary session

The Council of State of the Republic of Cuba, in accordance with the provisions of Article 90, paragraph a) of the Constitution, agreed to convene an Extraordinary Session of the National Assembly of People's Power on Saturday, June 2 of this year, at 10:00a.m., at the Havana´s Conventions Center...

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Alberto: First tropical storm of 2018 forms south of Cuba

The Cuban Institute of Meteorology announced the formation of the subtropical storm Alberto.

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After six days of intensive care, Emiley Sánchez de la O, one of the three survivors of the Boeing 373-200 crash in Havana, passed away at 1.45 AM of this Friday at the Calixto Garcia hospital in Havana city.


Havana plane crash: Second black box found

The President of the Institute of Civil Aeronautics of Cuba (IACC), Armando López, confirmed in the Cuban TV News at 8 PM that the Investigative Commission of last Friday's plane crash in Havana located the second black box of the Boeing 737-200; which is an important step in the development of the investigation process.


Cuba: Diaz-Canel speaks on Cuban sports system

The President of the Cuban Council of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel, attended the national seminar to prepare for the 2018-2019 school year in the Cuban sports system.


Diaz-Canel shares with artists who performed at the Kennedy Center and Peru

Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, President of the Council of State and Ministers, had an exchange this Thursday with some of the artists who participated in the Festival of the Arts of Cuba at the Kennedy Center and at the last Summit of the Americas in Peru.


Mexican Ambassador Thanks Cuba for Support and Solidarity

Mexico’s ambassador to Cuba, Enrique Martinez Martinez thanked on Tuesday in Havana, the island’s government and people for the enormous support and solidarity after the plane crash last Friday which inflicted the death of over 100 passengers among them 7 Mexican citizens.