Diplomatic Relations Between The U.S. And Cuba At Stake As Mystery Attacks Go Unsolved

Diplomatic Relations Between The U.S. And Cuba At Stake As Mystery Attacks Go Unsolved

Since first reported in August 2017, the U.S. government has taken what appears to be a patient approach to assigning blame and responsibility for the mysterious attacks that targeted U.S. embassy staff in Havana over the last year or so. It hard to believe that the Cuban government would have resorted to armed propaganda by … Read more

Canadian Diplomat In Havana Appears To Be Part Of Sonic Device Attack

Canadian Diplomat In Havana Appears To Be Part Of Sonic Device Attack

On Thursday, Canada’s consular affairs office said that one of its diplomats in Cuba was suffering from the same mysterious hearing loss that apparently forced several U.S. diplomats to leave Havana. Global Affairs Canada gave no details. But a spokeswoman said officials “are aware of unusual symptoms affecting Canadian and U.S. diplomatic personnel and their … Read more

Here’s What Trump’s White House Chief Of Staff Said About Guantánamo Base In Cuba

Here’s What Trump’s White House Chief Of Staff Said About Guantánamo Base In Cuba

It appears the new White House Chief of Staff may have some ideas about Cuba that contradict President Trump’s policy towards the island nation. U.S. President Donald Trump’s choice for White House chief of staff, retired Marine General John Kelly, was one of the military’s longest-serving commanders before Trump named him secretary for the Department … Read more

Boating To Cuba Remains Permissible From The U.S. But Rules Apply

Boating To Cuba Remains Permissible From The U.S. But Rules Apply

President Donald Trump on June 16th began sybolically undoing some parts of his predecessor’s historic opening to the island nation, saying he was “canceling the last administration’s completely one-sided deal with Cuba.” The new measures included tighter restrictions on tourism travel and a prohibition of financial dealings with entities tied to Cuban military and intelligence … Read more

Here’s What’s Wrong With President Trump’s New Cuba Policy

Here’s What’s Wrong With President Trump’s New Cuba Policy

President Donald Trump last week began symbolically undoing some parts of his predecessor’s historic opening to Cuba. The new measures included tighter restrictions on travel and tourism and a prohibition of financial dealings with entities tied to Cuban military and intelligence services. Cuba’s military conglomerate GAESA is estimated to control more than half the country’s … Read more

Hair Spray And Politics Mix In Cuba

Hair Spray And Politics Mix In Cuba

President Donald Trump last week began symbolically undoing some parts of his predecessor’s historic opening to the island nation. The new measures included tighter restrictions on tourism travel and a prohibition of financial dealings with entities tied to Cuban military and intelligence services. Cuba’s military conglomerate GAESA is estimated to control more than half the … Read more