Raul Castro

Cuba: the end of the Castro era
The Castro family name has been revered in Cuba for 60 years
In Brief

Cuba: the end of the Castro era

Cuba at a crossroads as National Assembly prepares to vote for first president outside the Castro family in over 60 years
14 Mar 2018
Cuba and Russia agree new economic ties as US turns inwards
Cuba's signature 1950s US-made cars could soon be replaced by Russian Ladas
In Brief

Cuba and Russia agree new economic ties as US turns inwards

Communist Caribbean island rekindles Cold War alliances as Moscow looks to fill void left by US
20 Dec 2017
Cuba does not sponsor terror says US, as relations thaw
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In Brief

Cuba does not sponsor terror says US, as relations thaw

The 'significant message of confidence' is crucial step in improving relations between the two countries
15 Apr 2015
Obama and Castro 'to make history' in Panama
US President Barack Obama shakes hands with Cuban President Raul Castro in South Africa in 2013
In Brief

Obama and Castro 'to make history' in Panama

US president expected to announce Cuba will be removed from terror list in effort to improve relations
10 Apr 2015
US-Cuba deal: Obama and Castro 'cut the shackles'
US President Barack Obama shakes hands with Cuban President Raul Castro in South Africa in 2013
In Depth

US-Cuba deal: Obama and Castro 'cut the shackles'

Many welcome the 'long overdue' move to normalise relations with Cuba, but Obama faces fierce opposition from Republicans
18 Dec 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 16 Oct 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 16 Oct 2012

16 Oct 2012