Daily Archives: January 19, 2017
And Now What? / Somos+, Jose Presol
Somos+, Jose Presol, 18 January 2017 — We expected it for a long time and it happened, but when we weren’t in the line for the ration book. I am referring to the… Continue reading
Thousands Of Cubans Stranded Along The Continent Put Their Hope In Trump / 14ymedio, Mario Penton
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 18 January 2017 — Abandoned to their fate on islands, in jungles and at borders, thousands of Cubans have not… Continue reading
Dry or Wet? Thinking with our Feet / Cubanet, Miriam Celaya
Cubanet, Miriam Celaya, Havana, 17 January 2017 — The announcement of the end of the “wet foot, dry foot” policy, which gave Cuban immigrants the special privilege of remaining… Continue reading
Karina Gálvez: “I Knew a Lot of People Were Watching Over Me” / 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez
14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 18 January 2017 — When she got home, she kissed her mother and took a long, intense shower, like the… Continue reading
U.S., Cuba sign maritime border treaty Agreement follows last week’s agreement to collaborate in the event of an offshore oil spill. By Daniel J. Graeber | Jan. 19, 2017 at 9:05 AM
Jan. 19 (UPI) — The U.S. government said… Continue reading
Trump’s Demands on Cuba Uncertain, Leaving Companies to Wonder Lindsay Rittenhouse Jan 19, 2017 7:00 AM EST
Friday’s presidential inauguration of Donald Trump threatens to quash the U.S.’s recently-revived relations with Cuba, leaving companies with dealings in the country uncertain… Continue reading
U.S.-Cuba sign torrent of agreements under the inauguration wire By Karen DeYoung January 18 at 6:58 PM
The United States and Cuba on Wednesday signed a treaty delineating their maritime boundary in the eastern Gulf of Mexico amid a torrent… Continue reading
Obama gives one last gift to Raul Castro | Opinion Guillermo I. Martinez Columnist
Obama shows he cares little for human rights in Cuba.
President Barack Obama’s decision to terminate the “wet foot, dry foot” policy that allowed Cubans who… Continue reading
Artist jailed in Cuba since November for anti-Fidel Castro graffiti may be released Jan. 28 By Elizabeth Llorente Published January 18, 2017 FoxNews.com
A prominent graffiti artist in Cuba who was jailed the day after Fidel Castro died for actions… Continue reading
Washington y La Habana apuran el deshielo con tres nuevos pactos DDC | La Habana | 19 de Enero de 2017 – 00:40 CET.
A solo dos días de que tome posesión el nuevo presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump,… Continue reading
Obama and the Cuban opposition DDC | Madrid | 19 de Enero de 2017 – 11:47 CET.
Both Barack Obama and the main dissidents in Cuba consulted by this publication believe that the elimination of the dry foot/wet foot policy… Continue reading