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The EU Won’t Leave Cuba Alone To Face US Blockade

January 21, 2018 // El Nuevo Diario - Nicaragua - Spanish

While the European Union opens a new era of relations with Cuba and begins a permanent process of cooperation and investment on the island, the U.S. administration takes a step in the opposite direction, arbitrarily passing legislation that casts a shadow over the historic agreements reached by Presidents Raul Castro [Read more]

The Pope and the President

October 4, 2015 // Veja - Brazil - Portuguese

Politicians from anywhere in the world can have no illusions about their ability to “persuade” a pope. This obviously applies to U.S. presidents, even after World War II, when the United States has become the undisputed leader of Western civilization. Pope Francis is in the United States for his first visit, [Read more]

Kerry in Havana

August 18, 2015 // El País - Spain - Spanish

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.

The Victory of Cuba’s Communist Regime

July 30, 2015 // L'Opinione delle Liberta - Italy - Italian

On July 20, for the first time in half a century, the Cuban flag was raised over the Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C. On Aug. 14, the American flag will be raised over the U.S. Embassy in Havana. Relations between the United States and Cuba have been fully restored. This is the last of a series of symbolic and [Read more]

Seven Warnings about Obama’s New Cuban Policy

June 14, 2015 // El Diario Exterior - Spain - Spanish

Obama has made a grave mistake by leaving behind the policy of the 10 presidents, Democrats and Republicans that came before him. You cannot demand that your enemy suddenly become your friend and begin to think like you do.

Cuba-US: From Words to Tentative Actions

March 6, 2015 // Polit Com - Russia - Russian

On Feb. 27, the second round of negotiations concerning the normalization of political and economic relations between Cuba and the United States begins in Washington. As is widely known, relations between the two countries were broken off after the Cuban Revolution. Signs of a warming were outlined on Dec. 17 of last [Read more]