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Economic measures supposed to ease the effects of the pandemic are increasing inequality.
A lack of hard currency mean that essential imports are in short supply.
Officials attribute problems of access to economic limitations. The reality is very different.
No evidence to support official claims that country’s advanced” science and medicine” has saved record numbers of patients.
The state steps up its assault and harassment of independent artists.
24 Feb 16
Central Americans risk life and limb in their search for a better future.
29 Jan 16
Cubans are travelling through Mexico to get to the United States.
15 Nov 15
Press freedom cannot exist in a totalitarian system, and Cuba is no exception.
15 Nov 15
After reforms at home and a diplomatic breakthrough with Washington, many are unhappy that so little has changed for them.
4 Nov 15
Thousands brought out of retirement to try to fill staffing gaps.
20 Oct 15
Former inmates describe abuse by warders as well as poor health, sanitation and nutrition.
20 Sep 15
Rights groups say mass prisoner release includes no one jailed on political grounds.
16 Sep 15
Healthcare workers on foreign assignments have to hand over much of their pay to the Cuban government.
30 Jul 15
Screening is widely available, although mistakes still happen.
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