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Camila Cabello comes out on top at MTV Europe Music Awards

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BILBAO, Spain Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello was the top winner at the MTV Europe Music awards on Sunday night, with "Best Song," "Best Artist," "Best Video" and "Best U.S. Act" in a show that featured a stellar performance from Janet Jackson. | Video

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Camila Cabello comes out on top at MTV Europe Music Awards 05 Nov 2018

BILBAO, Spain Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello was the top winner at the MTV Europe Music awards on Sunday night, with "Best Song," "Best Artist," "Best Video" and "Best U.S. Act" in a show that featured a stellar performance from Janet Jackson. | Video

Camila Cabello comes out on top at MTV Europe Music Awards 04 Nov 2018

BILBAO, Spain, Nov 4 Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello was the top winner at the MTV Europe Music awards on Sunday night, with "Best Song," "Best Artist," "Best Video" and "Best U.S. Act" in a show that featured a stellar performance from Janet Jackson.

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Cuba lowers economic growth forecast as trade continues to drop 04 Nov 2018

HAVANA Communist-run Cuba’s economic growth will come in at around 1 percent this year, compared with the 2 percent previously forecast, due to a fall in exports and tourism revenue, state-run media reported over the weekend.

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Brazil's Bolsonaro threatens to cut diplomatic ties with Cuba 02 Nov 2018

BRASILIA Brazilian far-right president-elect Jair Bolsonaro said there was no point maintaining diplomatic relations with Cuba because it trampled on human rights and there was no business to be done with the communist-run island.

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Russia close to granting Cuba 38 million euro loan to buy arms 02 Nov 2018

MOSCOW Russia is close to agreeing a 38-million-euro loan to Cuba to help it buy Russian-made arms, a deputy finance minister said on Friday, after President Vladimir Putin met Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel in Moscow. | Video

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U.N. urges end to U.S. embargo on Cuba, U.S. raises rights concerns 01 Nov 2018

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted its 27th annual resolution calling for an end to the U.S. economic embargo on Cuba after a failed bid by Washington to amend the text to push Cuba to improve its human rights record.

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U.N. urges end to U.S. embargo on Cuba, U.S. raises rights concerns 01 Nov 2018

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted its 27th annual resolution calling for an end to the U.S. economic embargo on Cuba after a failed bid by Washington to amend the text to push Cuba to improve its human rights record.

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Trump's Venezuela and Cuba policy in focus in Bolton speech in Florida 31 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The White House is expected to give details about U.S. President Donald Trump's Venezuela and Cuba policy on Thursday when national security adviser John Bolton travels to Miami to give an address on Latin America.

FEATURE-Cuban artists urge revision of decree feared to hike censorship 31 Oct 2018

HAVANA, Oct 31 Cuban artists and international rights activists are pushing the government to revise legislation due to take effect in December that they fear will hamper creativity and increase censorship on the Communist-run island.

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Trump says China wants trade deal, U.S. may not impose more tariffs

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that China had sent a list of things it was willing to do to resolve trade tensions with the United States and his administration may not have to impose further tariffs, but he added the situation was still not acceptable to him.