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Cuba

Cuba denies entry to OAS Secretary General

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States Luis Almagro was scheduled to travel to the island to receive an democracy issued by a civil society group headed by activist Rosa María Payá, daugher of the late government opponent Oswaldo Payá.

Colombia

Explosion rattles Colombia’s capital

A dislodged traffic light box lies in the street of La Macarena barrio after a homemade bomb exploded near the Santamaria bull ring in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. The artefact was detonated just a few hours before a scheduled bullfight, killing a police officer and injuring several dozen bystanders.

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A deadly peace in Colombia as FARC disarms

Colombia's FARC rebels are taking the first steps to end their decades-long rebellion. But the lands the group ruled are now up for grabs, and locals fear those who may seize control.
New York Times
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A deadly peace in Colombia as FARC disarms

Spicer: Trump believes Guantánamo prison serves 'very, very healthy purpose' 0:30

Spicer: Trump believes Guantánamo prison serves 'very, very healthy purpose'

Explosion rattles Bogotá, one policeman killed 0:56

Explosion rattles Bogotá, one policeman killed

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Explosion rattles Colombia’s capital