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Castro's ashes resume trip after stop at 'Che' monument

BIRAN: Nobody in Fidel Castro’s village expected the boy who liked to walk barefoot and jump in the river to leave the comforts of his family’s ranch to launch a revolution. The late Cuban leader and his brother, President Raul Castro, were born in Biran, a town nestled amid rolling hills and sugarcane plantations on… Read More »

Israeli energy minister to visit Turkey in first such trip for six years

ANKARA: Israeli Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz will visit Turkey on Thursday in the first ministerial visit between the two countries for six years, Israel’s embassy in Ankara said in a statement on Monday. Steinitz will meet with his Turkish counterpart Berat Albayrak and also attend the World Energy Congress in Istanbul. Relations between the two… Read More »