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Obama revokes US policy encouraging illegal migration of Cubans

Havana News - Fri, 2017-01-13 17:32
Summary:  In what has been considered Obama´s last move towards the improvement of US-Cuba relations before leaving the White House, he revoked the dry-feet, wet-feet policy, which encouraged Cuban illegal migration to the US, and the medical parole program, aimed at having Cuban doctors abandon their medical missions in other countries to leave for the United States. Image: 

US-Cuba relations: a topic to be revised by Trump as soon as he takes power

Havana News - Thu, 2017-01-12 20:45
Summary:  US State Secretary candidate Rex Tillerson said he would suggest president-elect Donald Trump to veto any bill aimed at lifting the nearly-60-year long US economic, commercial and financial blockade of Cuba. Image: 

US university group visits Cuban school

Havana News - Thu, 2017-01-12 20:14
Summary:  A group of American university professors and students had a loving exchange at Josué País García elementary school in the city of Camagüey Interested in knowing Cuban reality, especially its educational system. Image: 

US religious delegation visits Cuba

Havana News - Thu, 2017-01-12 18:48
Summary:  A US religious delegation is currently on an official visit to Cuba with the objective of exchanging with their Cuban counterparts and explore possibilities for cooperation. Image: 

US actor Danny Glover reiterates his friendship with the Cuban people

Havana News - Tue, 2017-01-10 19:38
Summary:  US actor Danny Glover said in Cienfuegos that he is grateful of the Cuban people’s generosity during a visit to the Institute of Friendship with the Peoples, ICAP. Image: 

Famous Floridita restaurant: 200th anniversary of its creation

Havana News - Tue, 2017-01-10 18:53
Summary:  With various activities aimed at highlighting the quality of its offer and services, history and international prestige, El Floridita bar-restaurant, known as cradle of daiquiri, marks this year the 200th anniversary of its creation. Image: 

Cuba and the US sign deal on oil-spill prevention

Havana News - Tue, 2017-01-10 17:56
Summary:  The governments of Cuba and the United States signed in Havana an agreement on the readiness and answer to oil and other toxic substances spills in the Gulf of Mexico and the Florida Straits. Image: 

Alaska Airlines opens regular flights to Havana

Havana News - Fri, 2017-01-06 15:36
Summary:  The eighth and last US airlines company to open commercial flights to Havana was Alaska, which opened that route on Thursday with a flight from Seattle to the city´s Jose Marti International Airport. Image: