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Daily Archives: April 9, 2011

Want to fly to Cuba? IAH may be able to helpBy RONNIE CROCKERHOUSTON CHRONICLEApril 8, 2011, 10:24PM

Houston Airport System officials are evaluating the market potential for charter flights to Cuba after Bush Intercontinental Airport was named one of 10… Continue reading

Academic Fraud: An Ingrained Evil In CubaIván García, Translator: Regina Anavy

Yuliesky, a high school student, doesn't have the slightest concern about examination week. Certainly his scholarly learning is zero. Swinging nights at discotheques and hot parties are a substitute… Continue reading

Carter's Visit: A Question of LegitimacyReinaldo Escobar, Translator: Unstated

A few hours after former President Carted ended his visit to Cuba, one of those controversies developed that can rightfully claim to be a dialog of the deaf. On one side… Continue reading

Political Interest: The Only Thing Driving Cuban JusticeLaritza Diversent, Translator: Unstated

In December 2009, Cuban State Security detained without charges the USAID subcontractor Alan Gross, for bringing satellite connection equipment to the island. At the end of March 2010, the… Continue reading

Posted on Friday, 04.08.11Posada trial

Jurors acquit Cuban militant Posada after 3 hours

A Texas jury deliberated for three hours before acquitting Luis Posada Carriles on all 11 perjury counts.By ALFONSO

EL PASO, Texas — After deliberating for about… Continue reading

Low grades for 40% of state companies in recent audit

Forty percent of state institutions and companies randomly audited late last year by the Contraloría Nacional received grades below "satisfactory" for their accounting, Comptroller General Gladys Bejerano said, according to… Continue reading

Freed Cuban Dissidents Arrive in SpainVOA News April 08, 2011

Freed Cuban prisoner Orlando Fundora Alvarez (R) is greeted by an unidentified Cuban after arriving at a hostel in Madrid, Apr 8 2011

The Spanish government says a plane carrying… Continue reading

What Jimmy Carter can't change in CubaBy Yoani Sanchez, Thursday, April 7, 7:29 PM

Thirty years after he left the White House and nine years since his only previous visit to Cuba, Jimmy Carter arrived in Havana last week, wearing… Continue reading

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