Cuba, US Holding More Talks in Havana

Cuba, US Holding More Talks in Havana

By the Cuba Journal staff Cuba and the United States will hold their third Bilateral Commission in Havana beginning next Monday, May 16, the US State Department announced. US Secretary of State John Kerry has asked Ambassador Ambassador Kristie Kenney, the Counselor of the U.S. Department of State to lead the delegation. In a statement, … Read more

A US Cruise Ship Just Docked in Havana

Above: the Fathom ship in the Port of Havana By the Cuba Journal staff A US cruise ship just docked in Cuba. Fathom’s history-making Adonia ship docked in the Port of Havana on Monday morning, the first US ship to do so in more than half a century. Carnival counsel Arnie Perez was the first … Read more

Rolling Stones Ready for Cuba Concert

Rolling Stones Ready for Cuba Concert

The Rolling Stones have sent out a message to their Cuban fans, just days before their concert in Havana. “Thank you for welcoming us to your beautiful country,” the band wrote over social media. “We are very happy to play for you; We have played many amazing places in the world, but this concert in … Read more

Diplo and Major Lazer Just Rocked Cuba

Diplo and Major Lazer Just Rocked Cuba

It was the largest pop concert in Havana in recent memory, with electronic dance music supergroup Major Lazer and Diplo rocking Havana’s Jose Marti Anti-Imperialist Plaform. The concert, called “Peace is the Mission,” reportedly drew almost half a million people to the free concert in the center of Havana. Major Lazer is a supergroup including … Read more