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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “As Cuba turns page on Castro era, economic reform gains urgency” – below is their description.
Cuba’s ruling communist party is meeting this week to elect its new leadership and decide on its direction after its head, Raul Castro stepped down on Friday.
The government is under increasing pressure to reform its economy which the coronavirus pandemic has battered
Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo reports.
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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Since 1965, the state has been governed by the Communist Party of Cuba. The country was a point of contention during the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States, and a nuclear war nearly broke out during the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962.
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