Travel / Cuba
Cuba is a Caribbean island nation, since 1959, has the informal name of "Liberty Island". Cuba is the only socialist country in the Western Hemisphere.
In 1961 the U.S. imposed a complete diplomatic and commercial embargo on Cuba. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Cuba plunged into poverty.
Current president of Cuba is Raul Castro, brother of Fidel Castro, the leader of Revolution.
The slogan "motherland or death" ("patria o muerte") became the manifesto of Cuban revolutionaries led by Fidel Castro and Ernesto Che Guevara