is governed by Castro's younger brother, Raul Castro. Cuba and Puerto Rico, both former Spanish colonies, share many similarities in history, culture and traditions. In January 201
llegas said in a national broadcast. Full story Venezuela's Chavez in stable but delicate situation CARACAS, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) -- Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is in stable but st.
from former hard-line President Alvaro Uribe. Uribe, who waged a fierce military campaign against the FARC during his 2002-2010 presidency, vehemently opposes the peace talks and.
atehood bid since the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) voted overwhelmingly on Monday to approve full membership for the Palestinians. The.
assuming the Venezuelan presidency on April 19. He held a five-hour meeting with former Cuban President Fidel Castro on Saturday after arriving in Cuba Friday night. Venezuela and.
, adding that if the United States tried to overthrow the Libyan government by force, the coalition would splinter, and troops would face far more danger. Obama says U.S. will pla.Read more
to further restrict weapon purchases at guns shows, enforce the existing ban on imports of military-style weapons, and reinstate the assault weapons ban that expired in 2004. .
rica and the Caribbean as a whole. The first CELAC summit was hosted by Chile on Jan. 27-28, 2013 with member nations calling in the Declaration of Santiago for greater regional in.