Overlong biopic offers little new to our knowledge of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara as an icon and human being.
Cuba's new president is not as close to Venezuela's Hugo Chávez as Fidel Castro. But Raul and Chávez need each other, now more than ever, say analysts.
Leading Cuban activist Belinda Salas says she and others were beaten Wednesday after leaving the US Interests Section in Havana.
Judge at five Guantánamo detainees' trial weighs their bid to quit legal fight – and their mental competency.
The Monitor’s annual gift guide to the best fiction books of 2008.
President Medvedev visits Venezuela this week as a Russian nuclear warship leads joint maneuvers.