November 29, 2021
Cuba (Spanish: Cuba) Officially known as the Republic of Cuba (Spanish: República de Cuba) is a country of the Caribbean archipelago and its capital is Havana. The population of this country is 11 million and 200 thousand and its official language is Spanish. Sixty-five percent of the country's population is Christian, 25 percent atheist, and 17 percent follow indigenous beliefs (such as Santria). The currency of this country is the Cuban peso. Culturally, Cuba is part of Latin America. It is a multi-ethnic country whose people, culture and customs have their roots in a variety of roots, including the indigenous Indians of Taino and Siboni, the long period of Spanish colonization, the bringing of African slaves, and close ties to the Cold War. It was one of the most controversial regions during the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States, and the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 even pushed the world to the brink of nuclear war. Cuba is one of the few Marxist-Leninist socialist countries in existence, and the key role of the Communist Party is enshrined in the constitution. Independent observers have accused the Cuban government of human rights abuses, including short-term arbitrary detention.