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Cuba's power handover: 'End of the Castro era' or 'political theatre'?

Wednesday, April 18, 2018: After nearly 60 years under the Castros, a new president will be taking the reins in Cuba. But is it really a new era? As one Cuban exile writes in the Miami Herald, "I've waited a lifetime for the landmark day when six decades of Castro rule ends and democracy flourishes... this isn't it." We also look at the lightning-fast trials of former Islamic State group female jihadists in Iraq, and the rise of a third-tier French football team who hope to take on PSG.