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LA HABANA.- Queda la duda de si se trata de una simplificación de trámites o el fin de una discriminación.



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  HISTÓRICA VISITA

MIAMI.- El popular comediante se convirtió en el primero en grabar un late night show en la Isla en más de cincuenta años



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(EFE).- Cuba recordó este jueves al presidente venezolano Hugo Chávez (1954-2013) en el segundo aniversario de su muerte, con varios actos conmemorativos que los que resaltó el legado del "mejor amigo" que ha tenido la Isla.

El Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, la Universidad de La Habana y el complejo de fortalezas coloniales Morro-Cabaña fueron las sedes de algunos principales homenajes al líder venezolano.

Durante un acto celebrado en la Cancillería, el embajador de Caracas en La Habana, Alí Rodríguez, dijo que Chávez revitalizó las mejores tradiciones patrióticas de América Latina y fue de los hombres que entró en la historia como protagonista de revoluciones" y "referente de las transformaciones en la región.

El representante del Gobierno venezolano también resaltó que con el mandatario bolivariano creció un movimiento que trascendió las fronteras y colocó en la agenda regional "un asunto vital para la supervivencia: la unidad".

En ese tributo también intervino el vicecanciller cubano Marcelino Medina, quien dijo que dentro de la larga lista de "buenos amigos" de Cuba destaca el nombre de Hugo Chávez.

El diplomático cubano consideró "imprescindible" rescatar y estudiar con "rigurosidad" científica el pensamiento de Chávez, así como "revivir su legado, sus aportes a la lucha latinoamericana y a su verdadera y definitiva independencia".

En la Universidad de La Habana tuvo lugar una Feria de Nacionalidades, en la que participaron estudiantes de China, Brasil, Siria, Honduras, Sri Lanka, Perú, Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina, Nicaragua, Estados Unidos, Benin, Mozambique, Cabo Verde, Antigua y Barbuda, Angola, Vietnam, Tanzania, Alemania, Paraguay, Namibia, Níger, Venezuela y Cuba.

Allí tuvo lugar también la presentación del libro Hugo Chávez y la resurrección de un pueblo, de Germán Sánchez, exembajador de Cuba en Venezuela.

Los medios de comunicación cubanos, todos estatales, han difundido este jueves materiales recordatorios de la figura del presidente Chávez y destacado la estrecha amistad que mantuvo con la Isla, el líder de la revolución, Fidel Castro, y su hermano, el presidente Raúl Castro.

Hugo Chávez, quien llegó al poder en 1999, falleció a los 58 años el 5 de marzo de 2013 tras 20 meses de batalla contra el cáncer por el que recibió tratamiento en La Habana.

Durante los casi 14 años de Gobierno de Hugo Chávez, Venezuela se convirtió en el principal aliado político y económico de Cuba.

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(EFE).- Cuba y la UE concluyeron el jueves su tercera ronda de negociaciones para alcanzar un acuerdo bilateral con "pasos importantes" en el capítulo de cooperación y con la expectativa de que la nueva etapa entre la Isla y Estados Unidos contribuya también a "fortalecer" el diálogo entre La Habana y Bruselas.

El restablecimiento de relaciones entre Cuba y EE UU "cambia el contexto" y es "muy positivo para Cuba, para Estados Unidos, la Unión Europea (UE) y los socios regionales", dijo en conferencia de prensa en La Habana el director general para América del Servicio Europeo de Acción Exterior, Christian Leffler, jefe de los negociadores comunitarios, al cierre de este ciclo de diálogo.

"Una presencia más activa, más abierta de los EE UU puede contribuir a fortalecer el ambiente positivo para avanzar también en nuestras relaciones", añadió Leffler.

El funcionario comunitario opinó que, con la decisión de acercamiento a Cuba, EE UU "se ha acercado un poco a la política de la UE de compromiso y acompañamiento a los procesos internos de Cuba" y dijo que ambos diálogos son complementarios y no suponen una "competición" entre Washington y Bruselas.

También recordó que la Unión Europea mantiene lazos diplomáticos con la Isla desde hace 25 años, y que el bloque comunitario es el segundo socio comercial de la Isla y su primer inversor extranjero.

Sobre el contenido de la tercera ronda de conversaciones con La Habana, Leffler aseguró que se han logrado "pasos importantes sobre todo en el capítulo de cooperación, el más amplio e importante" del futuro acuerdo bilateral que perfilan ambas partes para superar la "posición común" que desde 1996 ha condicionado las relaciones entre el bloque europeo y la Isla.

No obstante, el responsable de la UE para América admitió que todavía "queda un trabajo importante" tanto en ese ámbito de cooperación como en los capítulos de diálogo político y de comercio, que son los tres ejes del futuro acuerdo bilateral.

[[QUOTE:Queda pendiente solventar y encontrar "equilibrios" entre las diferentes "sensibilidades" e "interpretaciones" que separan a ambas partes respecto a la aplicación de los derechos humanos]]También queda pendiente solventar y encontrar "equilibrios" entre las diferentes "sensibilidades" e "interpretaciones" que separan a ambas partes respecto a la aplicación de los derechos humanos.

"Hablamos de eso. Son temas sensibles, no quiere decir que sea sensible hablar de derechos humanos, no. Lo que es sensible son las interpretaciones (...), la manera de implementar varios instrumentos internacionales", dijo Leffler.

Aseguró que la UE no trata ni quiere imponer un modelo a Cuba: "Nosotros queremos avanzar en un diálogo sobre la implementación de nuestras obligaciones hacia la sociedad internacional, hacia los instrumentos internacionales", señaló.

En líneas generales, el funcionario comunitario destacó que Cuba y la UE salen de esta tercera ronda de diálogo "con un mejor entendimiento de las posiciones, sensibilidades y ambiciones de ambos lados".

Eso permitirá, añadió, "preparar de manera fructífera y sustancial" la próxima ronda de diálogo que se celebrará en Bruselas antes del verano.

La UE y Cuba abrieron en abril de 2014 un proceso de negociaciones para intentar un acuerdo de diálogo político y normalizar unas relaciones marcadas desde 1996 por la "posición común", la restrictiva política del bloque hacia la Isla que, de momento, sigue vigente.

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  DIÁLOGO

LA HABANA.- La delegación de los 28 presenta este jueves en La Habana sus puntos de vista sobre asuntos políticos, incluidos los derechos humanos, para ser discutidos más adelante. Se espera una rueda de prensa europea.



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La Unión Europea (UE) se ha mostrado "optimista" y ha augurado "resultados importantes" al término de la tercera ronda de negociaciones entre la isla y la UE, que comenzaron este miércoles en La Habana y han llegado este jueves a su fin, según ha informado la agencia de noticias cubana ACN. Continue reading
  REPRESIÓN

MIAMI.- Un reportaje del periodista independiente Manuel Alberto Morejón Soler que recoge testimonios de la sala de geriatría del Salvador Allende ha provocado represión en su contra



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… jazz competition at a smoke-filled Havana night club. And bulky Texas … hats were chugging through Old Havana in a bubble-gum pink 1950 … inspiring. Cubans and Americans alike are delighted with the opening. Cubans are … to Cuba via Mexico. Carnival Cruise is hoping to dock in CubanContinue reading
… Trotta HAVANA (Reuters) - The sudden U.S. engagement with Cuba has … of negotiations in Havana. When the United States and Cuba announced on … Cuba. After the United States and Cuba quickly arranged high-level meetings in Havana … "before the summer." Cuba on Wednesday reported making progress … Continue reading
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… Sox, the next big name Cuban player to sign with an … story: Serious concern exists that Cuban infielder Hector Olivera has a … a star second baseman in Cuba. According to Passan, Olivera already … end of his time in Cuba, missing the entire 2012-13 season … Continue reading
Fernando Damaso, Havana, 3 February 2015 — Following December 17, 2014, and the first working meeting between the United States and Cuba delegations to reestablish diplomatic relations and find solutions to other questions that affect both governments, the Cuban authorities have framed the event as a victory. They say it is a result of “almost half a century of heroic struggle and faithfulness to the principles of the Cuban people…thanks to the new era in which our region lives, and to the solid and brave demand from the governments and peoples of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC [1]).” Once again, the false triumphalism that has given us so many headaches makes an appearance. What goes unmentioned is the courageous decision by the president of the United States and the measures which — without any concessions in return by the Cuban government — he is taking, despite criticism from both the Democratic and Republican sectors. The Cuban authorities, knowing that they only have two years (the time left in office to the current North American president) to get something — instead of facilitating his gesture, complicate matters with absurd and out-of-context demands, mixing them with others that might be accepted. Thus, along with the end of the embargo, the green light for travel by American individuals, the granting of credit, the removal of Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the procurement of equipment and technologies, and a trade relationship — all of which are fair requests and in keeping with good relations between neighboring countries — there is the return of the Guantánamo naval base, the ceasing of Radio and TV Martí broadcasts, compensation for the human and economic damages of the embargo, as well as not requiring anything from the Cuban government in return, which will be very difficult for an American administration to accept. It is a classic case of the “law of the funnel”: the wide part for me and the narrow for others. These unrestrained demands make one think that the Cuban authorities are only interested in buying time, delaying the resolution of the dispute, without daring to leave the game, come what may. It is a matter of a sick addiction to power, believing themselves designated by the gods to exercise it eternally, without any regard for the Cuban people. After sinking the country and dragging it down to poverty, they still consider themselves its saviors and, worst of all, they try to make us citizens accept them as such.  Translated by: Alicia Barraqué Ellison   [1] http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/12/02/celac-latin-american-carribean-states_n_1125831.html Continue reading
La Habana y Caracas recordaron la muerte de Hugo Chávez el 5 de marzo, cuando en realidad el mandatario venezolano falleció en Cuba el 28 de diciembre de 2012 a las 4 y 45 pm Continue reading
Ambas partes “ratificaron la voluntad” de continuar el proceso negociador en una próxima ronda, a celebrarse en Bruselas durante el próximo verano, en fecha que se acordará por los canales diplomáticos. Continue reading
… and Cuba. In December 2014, US President Barack Obama and Cuban President … allowed to travel to Cuba, partied in Havana in late February. More from GlobalPost: 5 signs that Cuba … into Cuban culture? Here he wears this suit.   He visits the HavanaContinue reading
Ángel Santiesteban-Prats, Jaimanitas Border Patrol Prison Unit, Havana, December, 2014 — Lacking access as I do to the predictions of political scientists (which perhaps is to my advantage so that I may be forgiven), I infer from President Obama’s latest measures that he now has nothing to lose. Therefore, any action he takes can only be a plus, or at least help him to maintain his social status. The President is in his second term. He has been besieged from the start of his presidency by the Republican Party. Therefore, besides affording him a means of revenge, the process he has set in motion will at least provide him with personal satisfaction. Barack Obama has left his campaign promises for the end. With little more than one year left before he departs from the White House, he has decided to make good on his words. He has begun dismantling the Guantánamo Naval Base prison, preparing the checkmate for when the North American electorate’s dissatisfaction is manifested (and the reason the Democrats lost the majority in the Senate and both Houses of Congress), for his immigration reform. Add to that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”), which the Republicans hope to repeal. And now there is the prisoner exchange with Cuba and the announcement of diplomatic relations being resumed. All of this reminds me of the popular saying about how “the river whose waters are rough rewards the fisherman with a better catch.” Obama is the only one who can gain something from this turmoil since the possibility of Republicans revoking immigration reform would leave them in a precarious situation with the Latino community, and the 11 million immigrants in general. This would cost them votes before the presidential election by forcing them to play a negative role. Regarding the Cuban question, Obama has changed for generations to come that anti-Communist thinking which the first wave of exiles brought in the ’60s, and then later in the ’70s, and even during the Mariel Boatlift; generations who in large part emigrated in search of the American Dream and therefore their motivation was largely economic. Those who arrived later, indeed were genuinely fleeing the precariousness of the socialist system, but they said that if it were not so, they would not have left. In short, the majority of Cubans who are in the United States are concerned only with their economic progress, the subject of Cuba is foreign to them, they are only interested in working, earning, living as well as possible, helping their relatives on the Island and, at least once a year, going back to show off their material wellbeing, and to be received like the “prodigal son.” For them, the embargo is an impediment to realizing their dreams. For some, the Castros are good, and if there is poverty in Cuba, it is the fault of the United States. I reiterate that Obama now has nothing to lose personally. If he has anything to gain, it will be for his party and its presidential nominee. Nothing more than this: Life will surprise us with the catch from the turbulent river. Translated by Alicia Barraqué Ellison Continue reading
"Él va a estar 15 días más en la celda trancado, sin derecho a teléfono, sin comida y se va a mantener sin medicamento ninguno, pero no me quieren dar explicación ninguna", dijo la esposa. Continue reading
El presidente de la Cámara, Bob Rohrlack, dijo que ellos piensan diferente a Miami y aseguró que, después de 50 años de aislar a Cuba sin resultados, es hora de cambiar. Continue reading
… packages and the beach resorts. Havana is better enjoyed and understood … hopes and woes of Cubans over a Cuba Libre. Surrounded by colonial … currency circulating in Cuba: the Cuban peso (CUP) and the Cuban convertible peso … : Cubans call their country the "land of eternal summer." CubaContinue reading
Cuba, EU Progress Towards Cooperation in Health, Education and Culture HAVANACuba and … , trade and economy in Havana on Wednesday. Cuban Deputy Minister of Foreign … in April and August in Havana and Brussels respectively. The third … of negotiations between Brussels and Havana is the first since the … Continue reading
Hay temores en los financieros estadounidenses ante un país que ha sido una jurisdicción desconocida con restricciones absolutas en relación con cuentas y transacciones bancarias. Continue reading
La retención fue realizada mediante acciones operativas en el sector antes mencionado y por ingresar de forma irregular al territorio nacional, informó el diario "Proceso Digital". Continue reading
HAVANA — An online forum published in Cuban state media this week offers … publication of such proposals in Cuba's tightly-controlled state media … the existing, complicated electoral system, Cubans vote among pre-screened parliamentary delegates … Cuban parliament preparing to return to the long-abandoned halls of the HavanaContinue reading
Al exgobernante de la Cuba comunista no le entusiasma la idea del acercamiento con los EE.UU.pero se refiere a su hermano Raúl como un “Presidente” que ha tomado las medidas adecuada. Continue reading
HAVANA — An online forum published in Cuban state media this week offers … publication of such proposals in Cuba's tightly-controlled state media … the existing, complicated electoral system, Cubans vote among pre-screened parliamentary delegates … Cuban parliament preparing to return to the long-abandoned halls of the HavanaContinue reading
La mayoría de los grupos que integran la oposición cubana ha alcanzando un consenso básico en torno a la preparación de una propuesta de ley electoral y otra sobre la legalización de todo tipo de asociaciones (políticas, sindicales o de Derechos Humanos). Continue reading
El Hospital “Iván Portuondo”, de San Antonio de los Baños, es una viva muestra de la mala situación higiénico-sanitaria que sufren estos inmuebles
Vídeo donde Iván Mujica Rodríguez, transexual portador del VIH, denuncia el abandono que sufre por parte de las autoridades. Éstas se han desentendido de su caso Continue reading
El señor Wu Hong capitaneaba la nave que transportaba, según la Fiscalía, 100 toneladas de pólvora, 99 núcleos de proyectil y 3.000 casquillos para artillería pesada. Continue reading
Conan O’Brien’s historic trip to Cuba aired as an 80-minute special on Wednesday, featuring the late-night host meeting the people of Havana and attempting to make some friends — and... Continue reading
Gay Cuba ALEJANDRO RÍOS 03/04/2015 11:00 AM 03/04/2015 4:00 PM La última vez que lidié con la literatura de Miguel Barnet, hoy presidente de la oficialista Unión de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba, así como miembro del parlamento castrista, fue por los años ochenta cuando publicó sus memorias tempranas. En aquella ocasión, no pocos pensamos […] Continue reading
Autorizo de internet, toma de decisión difícil marzo 4, 2015 4:27 pm· Cuba actualidad, El Vedado, La Habana, (PD) El gobierno de Cuba, entre los acuerdos tomados en el restablecimiento de relaciones con Estados Unidos, acepta que la ciudadanía tenga acceso a “Internet con Seguridad”. No interpreto aún a lo que llama “seguridad”. Para algunos […] Continue reading
Keys-Cuba flights to resume mid-March
BY ANTONY CAVE KEYSINFONET
03/05/2015 5:51 AM 03/05/2015 6:00 AM
A Miami travel company is reviving flights between Key West
International Airport and Cuba.

Mambi International Group, which launched a similar service in February
2014, is in the cockpit once again for travel to the communist country
following December's announcement of eased travel restrictions on U.S.
residents going to Cuba. While last year's venture lasted only about six
weeks, Mambi sales executive Banay Coma said the company is more
organized this time around.

It opened a Key West office in December on North Roosevelt Boulevard.
"We're hoping everything works out," said Coma, who works out of the Key
West office. "We have to build that connection."

Commercial flights on one nine-passenger plane to Havana are scheduled
to start March 13, leaving every Friday with a round-trip price of $525.
Mambi will also fly to Santa Clara in central Cuba every Wednesday
starting March 25. Coma said the plan is to increase flights as demand
rises. It already has some reservations.

The flights to Cuba will leave Key West International Airport at 10 a.m.
and return at 1 p.m. The 90-mile trek from the Southernmost City to Cuba
takes about 45 minutes, according to Coma.

Mambi has the necessary federal approval for Cuba travel. The company
had been working on resuming Key West-to-Cuba flights since shutting
down last year.

"Some licenses were renewed, some we already had," Coma said.

Those who want to travel to Cuba no longer need a specific license as
long as they meet criteria under one of 12 federal categories, including
family visits, humanitarian projects and religious activities.

The eased travel restrictions are a result of President Brack Obama and
Cuban leader Raúl Castro announcing in December that the U.S. and Cuba
were re-establishing diplomatic ties after half a century.

A Treasury Department spokesperson said the travel is "generally
permitted" as long as travelers meet the category requirements.
Travel-service providers and air carriers do not need a specific Office
of Foreign Asset Control license to provide service for authorized
travelers to Cuba anymore.

Coma said the Mambi International will verify the purpose of someone's
trip Cuba. For example, artists would need an affidavit from a gallery.

While traveling to Cuba as a tourist is still banned, the lack of a
specific license requirement essentially means Americans can come and go
as long as they cite a non-tourist reason for doing so -- an honor
system of sorts.

Travel websites such as Kayak have begun listing flights to Havana, as
well. And Fort Lauderdale-based company KonaCat is trying to start a
ferry service between Marathon and Cuba by the end of the year. The
200-passenger catamaran would run from the Marathon Marina on 11th
Street to Havana twice a day.

Recently, celebrities Conan O'Brien and Paris Hilton have traveled to
the island nation. O'Brien filmed an episode for his late-night comedy
talk show, "Conan," which aired on Wednesday night.

Hilton visited the Hotel Habana Libre, which her great-grandfather
Conrad Hilton opened in 1958 under the name Hotel Habana Hilton. It's
where Fidel Castro initially set up his political headquarters in 1959,
taking suite 2324 as his main office.

Key West International Airport started the process of becoming an
international point of entry for the U.S. in 2009 with a request to U.S.
Customs and Border Protection. Thus began a two-year, $2.25 million
project to have the airport reclassified as a federal inspection
station, which the feds signed off on in October 2011.

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Manual for Trading with Cuban Businesses / Juan Juan Almeida
Posted on March 4, 2015

Juan Juan Almeida, 23 February 2015 — Marijuana relaxes, cocaine
excites, and the consumption of amphetamines allows concentration; but
of all the drugs, wanting to trade with Cuba is an event that provokes
alienation.

The effect was evident a few days ago, when a group of US businesses
expressed a willingness to do business with Cuban civil society.

Undoubtedly, the Cuban phenomenon is a magnetic stimulation and shows
that they, the businesses and their attorneys, although they call
themselves specialists in Cuban issues, don't know that in the greatest
of Antilles a foreign business can only trade with State businesses
which, by the way, are the only ones who have import licenses.

To do business in Cuba, first you have to be very clear that trading
activity on the Island answers only to the political decisions of the
Government, and to the State budget, in that order, the first deciding
what company does business, and the second determines what the company
is paid.

The Cuban commercial structure is hierarchical and, to a certain point,
disciplines; but the system is corrupt. Therefore, there are
entrepreneurs who earn more in Cuba than in any other place in the
world. But they are not doing business, but buying paper.

Let me explain: The confirmed Letter of Credit is a bank tool that is
governed according to international norms, where the payer buys the
merchandise and indicates the bank, upon confirmation of the funds,
which makes payment according to certain clauses; and the banking entity
that guarantees assumes the obligations starting from receiving certain
documentation such as the invoice, customs certificates.

After the freezing of financial assets which happened in 2009, none of
the businesses located in the country accept payments in Cuban
Convertible Pesos (CUC). Since then, and by political resolution,
payment is only in Letters of Credit confirmed by first line banks
(Royal Bank, Republik Bank, etc.) to certain and determined foreign
companies. The rest pay in unconfirmed Letters of Credit, paid in 120 to
260 days and backed by the Central Bank of Cuba, the Cuban International
Financing Bank, or offshore banks located in tax havens.

Negotiating with Cuban banks as work that never ends. The negotiation of
who decides is risky and to earn more than 50% is to buy this kind of
stamped and supported paper debt, I repeat, by offshore banks located in
tax havens.

No bank in the world pays more than a small percentage in interest.
Buying Letters of Credit in Cuba is a lucrative business. The danger is
that, as the document is "unconfirmed," dealing with the time required
(120 to 360 days) the Cuban bank doesn't pay because either they haven't
received the government order or because the state budget lacks
financial fluidity. In any case, the renegotiation of the document and
everything is a question of waiting, or more to the point, of waiting to
have a contact who is politically important and/or a bank official who,
after receiving 5% of the transaction, as a bribe, will authorize final
payment of the full amount owed.

Doing business in Cuba is a real achievement and a true adventure; and,
if you'll allow me, let me suggest that before you begin, educate yourself.

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Una agencia de viajes de Miami, Mambi International Group, ha anunciado este jueves que reanudará los vuelos entre Key West y Cuba a partir de mediados de este mes.

En febrero de 2014, la empresa lanzó un servicio parecido, que se mantuvo en vigor durante apenas seis semanas. El ejecutivo de cuentas del grupo, Banay Coma, aseguró al diario Miami Herald que esta vez, después de que el Gobierno de EE UU suavizara la normativa para viajar a la Isla, la empresa está "más organizada" para brindar el servicio.

Mambi International Group planea arrancar con las conexiones con La Habana todos los viernes a partir del próximo 13 de marzo. El viaje de ida y vuelta costará alrededor de 525 dólares. El 25 de marzo la compañía iniciará vuelos también a Santa Clara.

Después de que los Gobiernos de Barack Obama y de Raúl Castro anunciaran la reanudación de las relaciones diplomáticas entre los dos países el pasado diciembre, los estadounidenses que deseen ir a Cuba por uno de los doce motivos contemplados por el actual reglamento - entre los que se encuentran visitas familiares, viajes oficiales gubernamentales, de organizaciones humanitarias, por intercambios profesionales, educativos, religiosos, culturales o deportivos, así como para coberturas periodísticas- pueden desplazarse a la Isla sin un permiso especial de las autoridades.

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Corea del Norte consideró el jueves el ataque con cuchillo al embajador estadounidense en Seúl, Mark Lippert, como un "castigo justo", por la decisión de Estados Unidos de seguir adelante con las maniobras militares conjuntas con Corea del Sur Continue reading
“Tiene que haber una cámara para que filme esto y que salga por la antena (televisión por cable)”, demandaba una de las presentes Continue reading
Estados Unidos tiene hoy más petróleo que nunca en los últimos 80 años. Si esto se mantiene en abril se produciría un desplome de los precios del crudo, y probablemente también de la gasolina. El precio del petróleo podría caer a 20 dólares el barril de los 50 actuales Continue reading
El comerciante Rurisan Ramírez, de 31 años de edad, denunció a dos agentes de la Seguridad del Estado que lo golpearon severamente cuando vendía sus artículos en el municipio de San Luis, provincia Santiago de Cuba. El joven activista de la Unión Patriótica de Cuba explicó que fue a la localidad de San Luis a vender agendas, cuchillas de afeitar y baterías, cuando dos hombres vestidos de ropa civil que se presentaron como agentes de la... Continue reading
… organization plans to meet five Cuban intelligence officers, released by the … agents, known as "the Cuban five," were arrested and … international doctors being trained in Cuba. Cuba and the United States are … to reopen its embassy in Havana in April. Direct bilateral diplomatic … Continue reading