Cuban medical training for South African students: a…

Roxaanne | July 11, 2019 | 0

Research article Open Access Open Peer Review Xincheng Sui1, Priscilla Reddy2, 3, Anam Nyembezi2, Pamela Naidoo2, Kalipso Chalkidou4, Neil Squires5 and Shah Ebrahim6Email authorBMC Medical Education201919:216https://doi.org/10.1186/s12909-019-1661-4©  The Author(s). 2019Received: 16 April 2018Accepted: 6 June 2019Published: 17 June 2019Abstract Background Achieving universal health care coverage will require greater investment in primary health care, particularly in rural and underserved populations in low and middle-income countries. South Africa has invested in training…

Cuban spies reportedly infiltrated a US airport

Roxaanne | June 8, 2019 | 0

Cuba’s intelligence services have managed to infiltrate at least one US airport, obtaining highly sensitive information from sources apparently working on the inside. That’s according to copies of classified Cuban government documents published by Spanish-language news site CiberCuba. (Quartz reviewed both the Spanish documents and the English-language translation provided by the outlet.)The revelation–upon which one…

Cuban entrepreneurs, artists forge ahead despite U.S. restrictions

Roxaanne | May 15, 2019 | 0

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEMay 8, 2019, 9:18 PM UTCMIAMI — For Cuba’s rising creative class, standing at the crossroads of art and commerce, the devolving relationship between the United States and Cuba has been especially problematic.This was the takeaway from Cuban…

The Cuban Nationalization of US Property in 1960:…

Roxaanne | April 21, 2019 | 0

U.S. Department of State • Public domain In moving toward at least partial implementation of Title III of the 1996 Helms-Burton Act, the Trump administration has resurrected the issue of Cuban nationalization of U.S. properties in Cuba in 1960. The conflict between the United States and Cuba over the nationalized U.S. properties is a particular…