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Cuba: Mujica sees huge growth coming from poverty reduction00:54

Cuba: Mujica sees huge growth coming from poverty reduction

Cuba, Havana
February 1, 2014 at 21:21 GMT +00:00 · Published

Cuba: Mujica sees huge growth coming from poverty reduction

Jose Mujica, the President of Uruguay, explained the challenges facing his continent during an interview in Havana, Thursday.

The key needs for Latin American integration, as the president explained them, were capital, markets and technology. Mujica went on to say "if we were able to accomplish taking millions of people out of poverty, millions of people... that today are like the roadside. That is the challenge that we have ahead of ourselves."

Mujica had been attending the Community of Latin America and Caribbean States Summit in Havana.

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Cuba: Mujica sees huge growth coming from poverty reduction

Jose Mujica, the President of Uruguay, explained the challenges facing his continent during an interview in Havana, Thursday.

The key needs for Latin American integration, as the president explained them, were capital, markets and technology. Mujica went on to say "if we were able to accomplish taking millions of people out of poverty, millions of people... that today are like the roadside. That is the challenge that we have ahead of ourselves."

Mujica had been attending the Community of Latin America and Caribbean States Summit in Havana.

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