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Carrie Kahn

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Fidel Castro's Tightly Orchestrated Journey Draws Huge Crowds

Friday, December 02, 2016

Fidel Castro's remains continue a cross-country, four-day tour of Cuba through a radically changed countryside. A military convoy is escorting the ex-leader's ashes through towns and cities.

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Fidel Castro's Ashes Begin 4-Day Journey Across Cuba

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Fidel Castro's ashes have begun their journey east, retracing the route he and his rebels took in 1959 to seize control of Cuba. They will be interred Sunday in Santiago de Cuba.

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Leftist Allies Arrive In Cuba For Rally To Remember Fidel Castro

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Leaders of Cuba's leftist allies will join Raul Castro and others at a mass rally in Havana celebrating the late Fidel Castro. On Wednesday, his ashes begin their journey to Santiago de Cuba, the birthplace of Fidel's revolution.

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As Castro Is Mourned, There's Hope His Death Will Give Way To Change

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

In Havana, thousands of mourners will spend another day paying tribute to Cuba's former leader Fidel Castro. With his death, Cubans are wondering if change on the Caribbean island will accelerate.

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Fidel Castro's Hold On Cuba Persisted Until His Death

Monday, November 28, 2016

Cuba continues an official period of mourning following the death last Friday of longtime dictator Fidel Castro. What did Fidel Castro mean to Cubans in 2016?

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U.S. To Monitor Security Agreement Signed Between Russia And Nicaragua

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Russia is building a new embassy complex, anti drug training center and satellite station in Nicaragua this year. That's on top of providing new military equipment to the former Cold War ally.

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Mexicans Mixed On Trump's Plan To End NAFTA

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Donald Trump says he would undo NAFTA, which he calls the "worst trade deal ever." Economists say many jobs depend on U.S.-Mexico trade, but others say NAFTA has been bad for Mexico's economy.

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People Around The World React To U.S. Election Results

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

With the election over, we talk with NPR reporters in Europe, the Middle East and Latin America about what America's new leadership means around the world.

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View From Mexico: Reaction To Trump's Election Victory

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

So will he build that wall? That's one of the many questions facing our southern neighbor now that Donald Trump is president-elect.

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Nicaragua's Ortega Headed For Re-Election — With His Wife As VP

Friday, November 04, 2016

Daniel Ortega is poised to extend his lengthy rule and has elevated his wife to his vice presidential running mate. Critics say he has eliminated all serious opposition.

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Mexico City's Plan To Fight Sexual Assault: Whistles On The Subway

Friday, October 21, 2016

The mayor is handing out a half-million whistles to women in hopes of combating sexual harassment on public transportation. But critics say this only addresses a small part of the problem.

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Amid A Struggling Economy, Cuban Real Estate Is Booming

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Havana apartments with a Caribbean view run in the hundreds of thousands. Some houses are being sold for as much as $1 million. The real estate rush is on.

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Thousands Of Haitians Trying To Get Into The U.S. Are Stuck In Tijuana

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Under new U.S. policy, Haitians seeking humanitarian parole at the U.S.-Mexico border are being detained and deported. Activists urge U.S. authorities to let them stay after Haiti's hurricane damage.

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Mothers, Looking For Missing Loved Ones In Mexico, Find Scores Of Graves

Monday, October 03, 2016

A group of relatives of the drug war's disappeared in the city of Veracruz took it upon themselves to search for their loved ones. In the past two months, they've discovered nearly 100 graves.

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Austerity Measures In Cuba Spark Fears Of A Return To Dark Economic Times

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Since July, authorities have cut work hours, electricity and gas supplies. Those measures have prompted fears of a return to austere economic times. Meanwhile, Venezuela has cut subsidies to Cuba.

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Cuba Fights Off Zika

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Cuba has reported only three cases of Zika contracted in the country. The government credits its deployment of soldiers and civilians across the island to destroy mosquito breeding grounds.

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Venezuela's Economic Downturn Forces Austerity Measures In Cuba

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Cuba is seeing a surge in tourism, helped in part by the arrival of Americans. But it is suffering economically, in part because of its reliance on fuel from Venezuela, which is itself collapsing.

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Americans Arrive In Cuba On First Commercial Flights To The Island

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Regular commercial flights from the U.S. to Cuba began last week. Wednesday marks the first week of direct flights from the U.S. to the communist island, and Cubans are reacting to the rush of American tourists.

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Costa Rica Becomes A Magnet For Migrants

Thursday, September 01, 2016

Peaceful and relatively prosperous, Costa Rica hasn't traditionally been a crossroads for migrants. But they have been descending on the country in growing numbers, straining resources.

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Mexico's President Takes Heat For Trump's Visit

Thursday, September 01, 2016

Mexicans are furious with their president for inviting Donald Trump to visit their country after the GOP presidential candidate spent the last year mocking Mexicans and their nation.

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