The majority of the Cuban population will receive John Kerry without knowing who this first secretary of state to visit the island in 70 years is.
With the establishment of diplomatic relations, a good start has been made - nothing more.
When the pointless U.S. embargo is swept away, Cuba will revert to being just another Caribbean island.
The meeting between Obama and Castro has removed the closing of future doors, which will be, without a doubt, novel.
<i>The reconciliation between the U.S. and Cuba dominated the stage.</i>
The 7th Summit of the Americas gave me a strange sensation. On one hand, corruption, the topic that threatens and weighs down the most important governments in the region – Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Argentina – didn’t appear on the agenda [Read more]
The Cuban averts his gaze while the first African American president seeks it, unsuccessfully. The great newspapers of the world pitch the same line: Turning the page, new era, another America. And they have a point, but the festive day also conceals and deceives ...
As long as the general American public shows no interest in our region, there won’t be any on the part of the politicians either.
The summit in Panama will go down in history as the first formal encounter between the U.S. and Cuba and as the continuation of the thawing process the two governments started almost two years ago with the Vatican and Canada as mediators.
While Obama looked to the future, Castro began the discussion referring to [Read more]