Heart Transplant

It was over 40 years ago today that a team of surgeons carried out the world's first heart transplant at a hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. One member of that team remembers the operation and its aftermath.

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Thu 3 Dec 2009 08:50 GMT

Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

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