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Cuba Catholicism

U.S.-Cuba Relations: Entering a Testing Period

Arturo Lopez Levy | Posted 03.21.2015 | World
Arturo Lopez Levy

In August 2010, Cuban Roman Catholic Cardinal Jaime Ortega went to Washington and shared with many a message he heard directly from Raul Castro: "He repeated to me on several occasions that he is ready to talk to the United States government directly, about every issue."

As Pope Visit Nears, Spotlight On Cuba's Cardinal

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

HAVANA — When a young parish priest named Jaime Ortega stepped out of a Cuban detention camp in the spring of 1967, at the height of the Communi...