Canadian expat tells of Cuba's euphoria after US 'game changer'
The Canadian lawyer has lived in Havana for 23 years, a place where hope has regularly ebbed and flowed on expectations the United States would restore relations with the Caribbean island. Change was always just around the corner. But it never ...
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Russian Opposition Activist Alexei Navalny Facing 10 years in Jail
Russian opposition activist and anticorruption crusader Alexei Navalny, right, and his brother Oleg await the start of a trial against them in a courtroom in Moscow, Russia, on Friday. Associated Press. Associated Press. Dec. 19, 2014 6:43 a.
US Frigates Approved For Transfer – Finally
The Elrod is one of four frigates Taiwan has been given permission to buy from the US. (Photo: MC2 Justin Ailes/US Navy). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. WASHINGTON – It took the better part of two years, but Congress has finall
Prayut, Li strike railway accord
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will visit China on Monday to further improve ties between the two countries after they struck a long-awaited deal to develop a dual-track railway in Thailand on Friday. Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his Chines
CIA mole helped US identify Cuban spies
WASHINGTON — He was, in many ways, a perfect spy — a man so important to Cuba's intelligence apparatus that the information he gave to the CIA paid dividends long after Cuban authorities arrested him and threw him in prison for nearly two de