Castro issues Guantanamo Bay demand Cuba has demanded the US hand back the Guantanamo Bay military base before relations with Washington are normalised.In a speech, President Raul Castro also called for the lifting of the US trade embargo and Cuba's removal from a terror list.Last month the two countries announced a thaw in relations, agreeing to restore diplomatic ties. They were severed in 1961.High-level talks were held last week.
Here's The Moment Barack Obama Shook Hands With The President Of Cuba
[CasaGiardino] Barack Obama shook the hand of Cuban President Raul Castro on his way to speak at Nelson Mandela's memorial service. The moment is special and unprecedented since the U.S. has held an economic embargo on Cuba since 1953, and Mandela was praised for his ability to unite enemies across political and racial divides.
On May 6, 2013, Amanda Berry, 27, escaped from the Cleveland house she had been held captive in since 2003. Inside the house was two more missing women, Gina Dejesus, who went missing in 2004 at 14 years old, and Michelle Knight, who went missing at age 20 in 2000. Aside from the three missing women, it was discovered that Berry had a 6-year-old daughter. Police have arrested 3 brothers, Ariel Catro, 52, Pedro Castro, 54, and Onil Castro, 50.
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05/07/13 Kidnapped teens found decade later. Castro's uncle: 'No one had any idea' women held in nephew's home ~ Oh man! Thank goodness these women were found; that the one woman attempted escape and got help. Bizarre. It raises hope that other missing people can be found alive. May the kidnappers get the death penalty for kidnapping and abusing these three women for ten years, and the one 6-year-old child that resulted and survived. May these men reap above and beyond the horror they sowed.