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U.S. medical students graduate debt-free in Cuba

<p>U.S. medical students Wing Wu (L) and Carmen Landau talk to Reuters in Havana July 23, 2007. The students are amongst eight Americans graduating on July 24, 2007, from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. They plan to return home, sit board exams for licenses to practice and provide cheap health care in poor neighborhoods. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa</p>

U.S. medical students Wing Wu (L) and Carmen Landau talk to Reuters in Havana July 23, 2007. The students are amongst eight Americans graduating on July 24, 2007, from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's...more

U.S. medical students Wing Wu (L) and Carmen Landau talk to Reuters in Havana July 23, 2007. The students are amongst eight Americans graduating on July 24, 2007, from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. They plan to return home, sit board exams for licenses to practice and provide cheap health care in poor neighborhoods. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

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<p>U.S. medical students (L-R) Carmen Landau, Wing Wu, Jose Eduardo Deleon and Kenya Bingham talk to Reuters in Havana July 23, 2007. The students are amongst eight Americans graduating on July 24, 2007, from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. They plan to return home, sit board exams for licenses to practice and provide cheap health care in poor neighborhoods. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa</p>

U.S. medical students (L-R) Carmen Landau, Wing Wu, Jose Eduardo Deleon and Kenya Bingham talk to Reuters in Havana July 23, 2007. The students are amongst eight Americans graduating on July 24, 2007, from a Cuban medical school after six years of...more

U.S. medical students (L-R) Carmen Landau, Wing Wu, Jose Eduardo Deleon and Kenya Bingham talk to Reuters in Havana July 23, 2007. The students are amongst eight Americans graduating on July 24, 2007, from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. They plan to return home, sit board exams for licenses to practice and provide cheap health care in poor neighborhoods. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

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<p>Medical student Toussaint Reynolds of the U.S. attend a news conference of U.S. Reverend Lucius Walker of the Pastors for Peace humanitarian organization during part of their graduation ceremony in Havana July 24, 2007. Eight Americans graduated on Tuesday from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa</p>

Medical student Toussaint Reynolds of the U.S. attend a news conference of U.S. Reverend Lucius Walker of the Pastors for Peace humanitarian organization during part of their graduation ceremony in Havana July 24, 2007. Eight Americans graduated on...more

Medical student Toussaint Reynolds of the U.S. attend a news conference of U.S. Reverend Lucius Walker of the Pastors for Peace humanitarian organization during part of their graduation ceremony in Havana July 24, 2007. Eight Americans graduated on Tuesday from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

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<p>Medical students (L-R) Wing Wu, Carmen Landau, and Jose Eduardo Deleon of the U.S. attend a news conference of U.S. Reverend Lucius Walker of the Pastors for Peace humanitarian organization during part of their graduation ceremony in Havana July 24, 2007. Eight Americans graduated on Tuesday from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa</p>

Medical students (L-R) Wing Wu, Carmen Landau, and Jose Eduardo Deleon of the U.S. attend a news conference of U.S. Reverend Lucius Walker of the Pastors for Peace humanitarian organization during part of their graduation ceremony in Havana July 24,...more

Medical students (L-R) Wing Wu, Carmen Landau, and Jose Eduardo Deleon of the U.S. attend a news conference of U.S. Reverend Lucius Walker of the Pastors for Peace humanitarian organization during part of their graduation ceremony in Havana July 24, 2007. Eight Americans graduated on Tuesday from a Cuban medical school after six years of studies fully funded by Fidel Castro's government. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

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