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  • Cuban foreign minister speaks in Harlem

    Cuban foreign minister speaks in Harlem

    October 10, 2003

    NEW YORK – Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs Felipe Pérez Roque made a powerful indictment of the United States’ role in harassing and blackmailing the Cuban people and government throughout the last 40 years when he...

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  • More setbacks for Bush on Iraq

    More setbacks for Bush on Iraq

    October 10, 2003 By Susan Webb

    The Bush administration’s effort to get international cover for its Iraq occupation suffered a serious setback at the United Nations last week when Secretary-General Kofi Annan said the UN must be given a leading role in...

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  • International notes

    International notes

    October 9, 2003

    Cuba: U.S. charges of bioterrorism a ‘lie’ Cuba’s Foreign Ministry has denounced the resurrection of discredited U.S. claims, originally made last year, that Cuba is developing biological weapons. Such charges constitute a “cynical lie,” the Foreign...

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  • Death on the border: Autumn brings no respite on desert

    Death on the border: Autumn brings no respite on desert

    October 3, 2003 By Carolyn Trowbridge

    Tuesday was the first day of autumn. Even in the sun-baked Southwest, this signals a weather change. The days are still killing hot – daytime temperature on the floor of the desert can still reach 190...

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  • Deceit and dirty tricks on Iraq

    Deceit and dirty tricks on Iraq

    October 3, 2003 By Susan Webb

    Accusations that the White House illegally leaked information to stifle dissent over its Iraq war policy are the latest in a series of charges that the administration used deceit and dirty tricks to sell the Iraq...

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