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US confirms immigration talks with Cuba

February 18th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS/EFE) The US government has confirmed that one of its top diplomats for Latin America will participate in a new round of talks on immigration issues with Cuba ... Read more...

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Zelaya accuses US of changing stance on Honduras

November 15th, 2009 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
San Jose, Nov 15 (EFE) Ousted Honduran president Mel Zelaya has said the US is not serious about his reinstatement but focusing more on the upcoming presidential elections in November. "They have left ... Read more...

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Honduran Congress to decide on Zelaya’s reinstatement (Roundup)

October 30th, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa/Washington, Oct 30 (DPA) The international community saluted Friday an agreement between ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya and de facto leader Roberto Micheletti to solve the political crisis in the Central American ... Read more...

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US, Cuba to discuss resuming postal links

September 2nd, 2009 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 2 (EFE) The US and Cuba will hold talks this month on the resumption of direct mail service between the two countries after a gap of 46 years, ... Read more...

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OAS opens door for Cuba’s readmission (Lead)

June 4th, 2009 - 7:22 am ICT by IANS
San Pedro Sula (Honduras), June 4 (DPA) The Organisation of American States (OAS) Wednesday revoked a 47-year suspension of Cuban participation after two days of intense negotiations over how to re-admit ... Read more...

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Bolivia expels US envoy, alleging anti-government activities

September 11th, 2008 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
La Paz, Sep 11 (IANS) Bolivia has expelled US envoy Philip Goldberg for anti-government activities, Spain's EFE news agency reported.Goldberg is accused of conspiring with “separatist-minded” provincial governors and instigating anti-government protests ... Read more...

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