""He's from a family that is so tight, that works so hard to raise their children correctly. It's just horrible.""
""Currently, more than 180 children are held in detention without having been convicted. Under the occupation, children can be held for one and a half years before their case goes to trial.""
Marsha de Cordova
British Labour MP
"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
American citizens are also being advised not to visit the island
Staff ordered to leave US Embassy in Havana after "specific attacks" on diplomats.
At least 10 people have been killed in Cuba by Hurricane Irma, which has now been downgraded to a tropical storm.
A Cuban street artist said Monday the 14th of August that he was detained by police and told to erase the more than 200 or so murals that have gained
After 200 years, one of Havana’s iconic bars still attracts hordes of thirsty drinkers, many of them Americans eager to take in the place that writer Ernest Hemingway made famous when he lived on the…
The US State Department says it has expelled two Cuban diplomats from Washington following a series of unexplained
incidents at the US embassy in
Trump's Cuba travel restrictions could spell disaster for the thousands of thriving tourism businesses in Havana
MEPs have backed an EU deal to cooperate more closely with Cuba.
Cuba condemns US President Donald Trump's policy backtrack on trade and travel ties with the island.
Donald Trump is about to overturn another of Barack Obama's big initiatives: the thaw in relations with Cuba
Around 700 km south east of Havana lies Holguín, Cuba’s third largest city.
The five-storey Manzana de Gomez centre is an example of Cuba's opening up to the West - and illustrates its need for tourist revenue.
A Cuban beach comes alive with crabs. The crustaceans are on their annual migration at Matanzas on the caribbean island.
The finely-painted black and white portraits of pensive children started appearing on walls around a suburban neighbourhood of Havana two years ago, contrasting with its colourful decay and Caribbean
Famous for its rum and cigars, Cuba could soon be known for its French (letter) wine.
Cuba's annual Cigar Festival is underway amid increasing demand but poor weather hitting tobacco crops and uncertainty about boosting sales to the US
Tens of thousands of people have been flocking to the tomb of Fidel Castro, who died in November aged 90.
US President Barack Obama has ended the immigration policy that allowed any Cuban who reached US soil to remain and be granted residency.
Some 2,000 Cuban households are getting to grips with free Internet access as part of a government-run pilot scheme in downtown Havana.
From Barack Obama's historic visit to Donald Trump's election and Fidel Castro's death, it's been a roller-coaster year for Cuba.