Cuba to build first Catholic church since Castro

(AGI) Vatican City, July 12 - The Catholic church will buildits first church in Cuba 55 years after Castro's 1959revolution, the Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano announcedon Saturday. The location chosen is the town of Sandino, in theprovince of Pinar del Rio. Sandino is one of the "puebloscautivos" ("captive towns") created by the Communist regime inorder to forcefully deport thousands of families from theirbirthplaces after they participated in the peasant uprisings inthe Escambray mountain range at the beginning of the '60s,reported the EnOriente.com website. . .

(AGI) Vatican City, July 12 - The Catholic church will buildits first church in Cuba 55 years after Castro's 1959revolution, the Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano announcedon Saturday. The location chosen is the town of Sandino, in theprovince of Pinar del Rio. Sandino is one of the "puebloscautivos" ("captive towns") created by the Communist regime inorder to forcefully deport thousands of families from theirbirthplaces after they participated in the peasant uprisings inthe Escambray mountain range at the beginning of the '60s,reported the EnOriente.com website. . .