How Cubans See the Crisis in Venezuela / Iván García
Iván García, 11 July 2017 — After painting the facades of several buildings along 10 de Octobre street, the workers of the brigade shelter from the terrifying heat in doorways,… Continue reading
Venezuela oil exports to Cuba drop, energy shortages worsen Marianna Parraga and Marc Frank
HOUSTON/HAVANA (Reuters) – Venezuela’s crude and fuel deliveries to Cuba have slid almost 13 percent in the first half this year, according to documents from state-run… Continue reading
On Cuba, Trump is right Published: July 1, 2017
President Barack Obama bought into an ideology that said be nice to evil people and they will be nice back.
So it was that he let the Syrian regime off the… Continue reading
The Hijacking Of Social Networks
14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 25 June 2017 – More than five years ago social networks were roiled by the Arab Spring, while the screens of their mobile phones lit up the faces of the young… Continue reading
UN Sounds Alarm on Rising HIV Infections in Cuba Due to Officials’ “Complacency” BY: ELENA TOLEDO – @NENATOLEDO – JUN 6, 2017, 2:50 PM
Cuba has reported significant increases in HIV/AIDS cases, according to the United Nations.
UN Special Envoy… Continue reading
The Kremlin is Back
14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 28 May 2017 — After decades of intense contact, the Russians left few footprints in Cuba. Some young people with the names Vladimir or Natacha, or the nesting matrioshka dolls decorating a… Continue reading
A Taxi Cooperative Proposes To Lower Private Transport Prices
14ymedio, Havana, 17 May 2017 — In the midst of the morning hustle and bustle, residents of Havana are trying to reach their destinations on time, a challenge because of the… Continue reading
The crisis in Venezuela, according to Cuba’s official press BORIS GONZÁLEZ ARENAS | La Habana | 2 de Junio de 2017 – 11:20 CEST.
On Tuesday, May 23 journalist Irma Shelton Tase, of Cuban Television’s daily news broadcast, spotlighted statements… Continue reading
Cuban Professionals Are Afraid In Venezuela
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 18 May 2017 — Seen from the Venezuelan opposition as an army of occupation and from the Venezuelan government as soldiers of socialism, tens of thousands of Cuban professionals live… Continue reading
Eating Steak and Fries is a Luxury in Cuba / Iván García
Iván García, 2 May 2017 — On an afternoon like any other, an underground seller of beef, living in the southeast of Havana, bought flank steaks wholesale from… Continue reading
‘Cubazuela’ and Castroism’s three-fold failure FABIO RAFAEL FIALLO | Ginebra | 5 de Mayo de 2017 – 00:51 CEST.
Backed by Fidel Castro, and launched by Hugo Chávez, the project of forging an alliance between the regimes of Cuba and… Continue reading
If Venezuela Goes to Hell, Will Things Look Bad for Cuba? / Iván García
Ivan Garcia, 28 April 2017 — Soot covers the unpainted facades of buildings on Tenth of October Boulevard. Old American cars from the 1950s, rebuilt with… Continue reading
Tell Us, General, What’s Plan B?
14ymedio, Miriam Celaya, Havana, 20 April 2017 — The Venezuela of “XXI Century Socialism” is wavering and threatening to collapse. It’s only a matter of time, soon, perhaps, as to when it will tumble.… Continue reading
Cuba and Venezuela: And God Created Them… / Cubanet, René Gómez Manzano
Cubanet, René Gómez Manzano, Havana, 5 Abril 2017 — In recent days, the absence of a true rule of law has become evident in the two countries of… Continue reading
Lysandra Does Not Want To Be Reeducated
14ymedio, Luz Escobar, Havana, 12 April 2107 — Confined for more than 80 days in a punishment cell, without a single contact with the outside, the activist Lisandra Rivera Rodríguez of the Patriotic… Continue reading
Cuba Controls Electronic Eavesdropping Center in Venezuela, Says Former Chavez Official
Raúl Castro and Nicolás Maduro on the 22nd anniversary of the Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of Our America. (@PrensaPresidencial) 14ymedio, Madrid, 5 April 2017 — Cuba controls everything… Continue reading
Anxiety Grows Over Cuba’s Gas Shortages
14ymedio, Zunilda Mata, Havana, 1 April 2017 — Rumors of a general rise in prices have sharpened shortages at gas stations this Saturday, with long lines of vehicles waiting their turn at service stations… Continue reading
Exclusive: Venezuela increased fuel exports to allies even as supply crunch loomed Reuters March 24, 2017 By Marianna Parraga and Alexandra Ulmer
HOUSTON/CARACAS (Reuters) – A gasoline shortage in OPEC member Venezuela was exacerbated by an increase in fuel exports… Continue reading