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As activists plan nationwide protests, Cuba accuses U.S. of involvement

As activists in Cuba defy the government and continue preparing for nationwide protests Nov. 15, the government is ratcheting up its rhetoric against the U.S., accusing it of financing and directing protesters. President Miguel Díaz-Canel said in a speech Sunday that the protests were “a plan orchestrated by the exterior.”…
bubmag
October 27, 2021
Hongkong

Protests or not, Beijing Games are about unity, says IOC’s Samaranch

ANCIENT OLYMPIA - Next year's Beijing Games has triggered protests over China's human rights record but the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) point man for the event, Juan Antonio Samaranch, said the multi-sport extravaganza is about bringing young people together. Samaranch, the IOC's head of the coordination commission for the Beijing Olympics…
bubmag
October 18, 2021