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Cuba could stop attacks on US diplomats: White House

'We believe that the Cuban government could stop the attacks on our diplomats,' said White House Chief of Staff.

US to expel nearly two-thirds of Cuban embassy staff: US sources

At least 21 U.S. embassy employees in Cuba have been reported injured.

US preparing plan to draw down embassy staff in Havana: sources

U.S. officials say 21 U.S. diplomats and family members in Cuba have been afflicted by health problems of unknown origin.
September 29, 2017 | 08:36 am GMT+7

US may close Cuba embassy after 'attacks' on diplomats

At least 21 members of the U.S. mission in Havana have suffered brain injuries and hearing loss.
September 18, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Party: Carnaval De Caribbean

A Caribbean night at one of Hanoi's newest bars. 
July 17, 2017 | 10:58 am GMT+7

Trump rails against 'cruel despotism' in Cuba

'Americans and Cubans share allegiance to the principles of self-governance, dignity, and freedom,' says the President.
May 21, 2017 | 10:28 am GMT+7

Crabs invade Cuba's Bay of Pigs

Millions of landcrabs march for days in an annual journey to the bay on Cuba's southern coast to spawn in the sea.
April 27, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Living in Cuban time

'We live in slow motion -  because we're an island, because it's the Caribbean and because of the whole legacy of socialism.'
April 10, 2017 | 05:02 pm GMT+7

Vietnam remembers Castro as relations remain strong

The nation mourned Cuba’s late leader on Sunday, drawing on both memory and experience.
December 07, 2016 | 03:29 pm GMT+7

Cuba's Raul Castro vows to defend brother's legacy in final tribute

'Yes, we will overcome any obstacle, turmoil or threat in the building of socialism in Cuba.'
December 04, 2016 | 02:44 pm GMT+7

Cuban embassy opens doors to mourners in Hanoi

It will remain open to guests this weekend from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. with the exception of a two-hour lunch break.
December 03, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam pays homage to Fidel Castro

Vietnamese are flocking to the Cuban embassy to show their respect to Castro, who was hailed as a revolutionary hero by locals.
November 29, 2016 | 05:12 pm GMT+7

Vietnam announces a day of mourning for Fidel Castro

Flags will be flown at half-mast at all government agencies while entertainment activities will be suspended.
November 28, 2016 | 09:33 pm GMT+7

Fidel Castro: 43 years ago on Vietnam's fiercest battlefield

The former Cuban leader paid his first visit to Vietnam's southern province of Quang Tri in 1973.
November 27, 2016 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro dies aged 90

His death seems unlikely to trigger a crisis as Raul Castro, 85, is firmly ensconced in power. 
November 26, 2016 | 02:34 pm GMT+7