Many years ago, Fidel declared: "Men do not shape destiny. Destiny produces the man for the hour." It did; destiny shaped them all, los Barbudos, and threw them right into the center of the whirlpool of world history. As they fought for the freedom of Cuba, of Latin America and the entire oppressed world, they actually managed to defy their own...
Acting US Administration is still trying to reach an agreement with Russia, given which siege of Aleppo would be stopped. Meanwhile, the Syrian government troops have significantly advanced for the last two days towards eastern areas of Aleppo.
Modern-day spin doctors easily bypass the principles of democratic elections established by the founding fathers. Presidential elections in America go together with violations, falsifications, manipulations and, in general, the distortion of the will of the voters. The election system in the USA needs to be reformed
The US missile destroyer Zumwalt and high tech destroyer of the British Royal Navy HMS Duncan have turned into useless tin cans due to China. Microchips made in China have put the vessels out of action.
What do Cuban people want? They want the same things that we do - normal equal relations with the United States. It depends on the USA and its readiness for equal cooperation. Will the USA try to force the country into submission again? The Cuban Revolution is a revolution of dignity. There was such a revolution in Cuba indeed, not like in Ukraine
Violent clashes with police took place last week in the north-west of Cameroon. Three people were killed after the local authorities tried to switch education and the legal system in English-speaking provinces into French language. Cameroon is ruled by the president, who spends ten months a year living in Switzerland
America in 2016 is no longer America in 1945. For example, in 1945, the U.S. economy was not only the largest in the world but also had one-third of world GDP, when all other major powers suffered from massive destruction at the end of WWII
I was eight years old, in 1959, when Fidel Castro came to power. In the ensuing years the Cold War was in full bloom. RRRRR....RRRRR....RRRR... A jarring sound ripped through my third grade room, as the air raid sirens went off. I was so young and so scared. Was this it? Was this the time it was real?
Fidel Castro Ruz, leader of the Cuban Revolution, former President of Cuba for nearly five decades, formerly third-longest standing Head of State, has passed away this Friday night but remains as a colossal monument to human endeavor and social achievement, a tremendous history is the story book of humankind. Y los sueños, sueños son...
Donald Trump still has not appointed two key people in his government. Yet, it is already possible to draw conclusions about the directions of foreign policy that Trump will pursue when serving as President. Trump's arrival to the White House heralds the end of America as the stronghold of the liberal order
Russian scientists intend to test a unique prototype of the microrobot with hairy "legs" that imitate the movement of a gecko. The tests are going to take place in open space on the outside surface of the International Space Station. The gecko robot can operate under temperatures ranging from -200 to +200 degrees Celsius
On November 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that "Russian border ends nowhere." When awarding the prize of the Russian Geographical Society one of the nominations, Vladimir Putin conducted a mini-exam in geography for five-year-old erudite Timofei Tsoi and nine-year-old Miroslav Askirko
Elder son of the US President-elect Donald Trump Jr carried out private talks with diplomats, businessmen and politicians in Paris, where they discussed possible ways of cooperation with Russia on Syria.