Raul Castro

Cuba's one-party socialist system among last in world

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Cubans vote on Sunday to ratify two official lists of candidates for the national and provincial assemblies.

Cuba delays historic handover from Castro to new president

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 10:16 GMT

Communist-run Cuba extended the term of its current leadership to April, signaling a two-month delay in the historic handover from Raul Castro to a new president.

Cuban opposition falls at first hurdle as Castro handover looms

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 02:10 GMT

Cuban opposition leaders said they failed to get anyone nominated as a candidate for municipal elections, falling at the first hurdle.

Trump stance a 'setback' in US-Cuba relations: Castro

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 10:33 GMT

Cuba's president said Trump's hardline stance towards the country was a "setback" in relations with the U.S. after ties were gradually restored in 2015.