Cuba pardons almost 800 prisoners in response to a call by Pope Francis to show mercy to inmates.
Just hours after Donald Trump's victory, Cuba announces it will hold five days of military drills.
Russia's deputy defence minister reveals country is 'reconsidering' the closure of bases in Vietnam and Cuba.
Hillary Clinton says presidential rival Donald Trump appears to have violated US laws, after a report said he broke a trade embargo with Cuba.
Plans to install wi-fi along Havana's iconic Malecon seafront are announced by the Cuban government, making it the largest hotspot on the island.
Five members of Cuba's national volleyball team are convicted of raping a Finnish woman during a World League tournament in Tampere in July.