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News Cuba: Bring U.S. diplomats home. Cuba can’t, and won’t, protect them.

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article174545811.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Re the Sept. 19 editorial, “Cuba puts renewed U.S. ties at risk,” on the sonic assault on American diplomats and their mysterious illnesses in Havana is right that the regime needs to determine who is responsible for injuries suffered by the diplomats.

News Cuba: Show me the iPhone! Jerry Maguire star Cuba Gooding Jr to star in his first Australian advert - a series of madcap ... - Daily Mail

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4906888/Optus-snags-Jerry-Maguire-s-Cuba-Gooding-Jr-Iphone-ads.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Daily MailShow me the iPhone! Jerry Maguire star Cuba Gooding Jr to star in his first Australian advert - a series of madcap ...Daily MailOn Friday, the telco announced the signing of Jerry Maguire star Cuba Gooding Jr for a series of madcap videos ahead of the smartphone's release. Titled, 'Cuba Gooding Jr's Guide to New iPhone Excitement at Optus,' the clips see the 49-year-old ...and more »

News Cuba: Weaponized sound is nothing new, but the attacks in Cuba are a mystery

News channel or source: http://mashable.com/2017/09/20/sound-weapons-cuba-history/
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

The story goes that, during the Battle of Jericho, God directed seven priests to blast notes from their ram's horns as they circled the city, and the sound from those horns wobbled the walls of Jericho until they crumbled. This, almost certainly, did not ...

News Cuba: Cuba, US Hold Sixth Bilateral Meeting - Escambray

News channel or source: http://en.escambray.cu/2017/cuba-us-hold-sixth-bilateral-meeting/
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

EscambrayCuba, US Hold Sixth Bilateral MeetingEscambrayThe Cuba-US Bilateral Commission held its 6th meeting in Washington D.C., USA, on September 19th, 2017. Ms. Josefina Vidal Ferreiro, General Director of the US Affairs Division of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs led the Cuban delegation, and Mr.

News Cuba: Scientists still baffled by mysterious sonic weapon attack on US embassy in Cuba

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/science/2017/09/18/scientists-still-baffled-by-mysterious-sonic-weapon-attack-on-us-embassy-in-cuba.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

As the U.S. government considers closing its embassy in Cuba, scientists remain baffled by the mysterious sonic weapon that was apparently used to target American diplomats in Cuba. On Sunday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the U.S. is ...

News Cuba: US Blockade to Cuba Condemned at Euro-Lat Assembly - Prensa Latina

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=18433&SEO=us-blockade-to-cuba-condemned-at-euro-lat-assembly
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

US Blockade to Cuba Condemned at Euro-Lat AssemblyPrensa Latina21 de septiembre de 2017, 10:07San Salvador, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian Senator Roberto Requiao reiterated today his demand to the parliamentarians of Europe and Latin America to repudiate the upsurge of the US blockade against Cuba, despite ...

News Cuba: Tillerson Says U.S. May Close Cuba Embassy Over Mystery Ailments

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/17/us/politics/tillerson-cuba-embassy.html
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering closing the recently reopened United States Embassy in Havana after 21 Americans associated with the embassy experienced a host of unexplained health problems. Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson said ...

News Cuba: Cuba Rejects at UN Manipulation of Human Rights Issue - Prensa Latina

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=18430&SEO=cuba-rejects-at-un-manipulation-of-human-rights-issue
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Cuba Rejects at UN Manipulation of Human Rights IssuePrensa Latina21 de septiembre de 2017, 10:04Geneva, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s ambassador at UN headquarters in Geneva, Pedro Luis Pedroso, has rejected the manipulation for political purposes and double standards in dealing with human rights issues, ...

News Cuba: As number of injured diplomats soared, State Dept. kept Cuba attacks secret

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/as-number-of-injured-diplomats-soared-state-dept-kept-cuba-attacks-secret/ar-AAsgTe6
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

An internal Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs document obtained by CBS News shows the State Department was fully aware of the extent of the attacks on its diplomats in Havana, Cuba, long before it was forced to acknowledge them. State Department ...

News Cuba: In “Pacific Standard Time,” Looking at a Digital Cuba - Cuban Art News

News channel or source: http://www.cubanartnews.org/news/in-pacific-standard-time-looking-at-a-digital-cuba/6371
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

In “Pacific Standard Time,” Looking at a Digital CubaCuban Art NewsAs “Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA” rolls through Southern California museums, we continue to spotlight shows focusing on Cuba and Cuban artists. Here, we offer a look at The Cuban Matrix. Featuring 10 artists from the island, The Cuban Matrix showcases ...

News Cuba: Show me the iPhone! Jerry Maguire star Cuba Gooding Jr to star in his first Australian advert - a series of madcap videos to promote new smartphones for Optus

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4906888/Optus-snags-Jerry-Maguire-s-Cuba-Gooding-Jr-Iphone-ads.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Optus has enlisted the king of over-excitement to promote the iPhone 8. On Friday, the telco announced the signing of Jerry Maguire star Cuba Gooding Jr for a series of madcap videos ahead of the smartphone's release. Titled, 'Cuba Gooding Jr's Guide to ...

News Cuba: McGovern lays out priorities: climate change, pay disparities, higher education expenses - Worcester Telegram

News channel or source: http://www.telegram.com/news/20170921/mcgovern-lays-out-priorities-climate-change-pay-disparities-higher-education-expenses
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Worcester TelegramMcGovern lays out priorities: climate change, pay disparities, higher education expensesWorcester TelegramA longtime critic of the icy diplomatic stance towards Cuba that Obama thawed with the reopening of an embassy in Havana, McGovern has met Fidel Castro, the late communist dictator, and Fidel's successor and brother, Raul Castro. In June, President ...and more »

News Cuba: In the wake of Hurricane Irma, UMass cancels fall health study program in Cuba

News channel or source: http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2017/09/umass_cuba_health_program_upen.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

In this Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 photo released by Granma, men play dominoes in the middle of a flooded street as others pull broken furniture from calf-high water in the aftermath Hurricane Irma, in Havana, Cuba. Eddy Dennis, a grey-haired 51-year-old ...

News Cuba: Cuba Gooding Jr films a series of online videos for Optus to promote the new iPhone 8 - Daily Telegraph

News channel or source: http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/entertainment/sydney-confidential/cuba-gooding-jr-films-a-series-of-online-videos-for-optus-to-promote-the-new-iphone-8/news-story/9bccce2c8a2d7820a1e8065b509fde07
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Daily TelegraphCuba Gooding Jr films a series of online videos for Optus to promote the new iPhone 8Daily TelegraphCuba Gooding Jr is the latest big name to be attached to the telco brand, filming a series of online videos in which he overperforms his excitement for the new iPhone 8. Gooding Jr said “yes” to the campaign, the first Australian brand he has worked ...and more »

News Cuba: Cuba Embassy ‘Attacks’ Baffle U.S., Frustrate Victim

News channel or source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/cuba-embassy-attacks-baffle-u-s-frustrate-victim-n802326?cid=eml_mrd_20170919
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Staffers at the U.S. embassy in Cuba who have been victims of suspected health attacks include both top officers and lower-level employees whose duties range from diplomacy and security to medical services and maintenance, according to a list of the ...

News Cuba: Bring US diplomats home. Cuba can't, and won't, protect them. - Miami Herald

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article174545811.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Bring US diplomats home. Cuba can't, and won't, protect them.Miami HeraldRe the Sept. 19 editorial, “Cuba puts renewed U.S. ties at risk,” on the sonic assault on American diplomats and their mysterious illnesses in Havana is right that the regime needs to determine who is responsible for injuries suffered by the diplomats ...

News Cuba: Trump threatens “rocket man” with total destruction; warnings to Iran, Syria, Cuba and Venezuela

News channel or source: http://en.mercopress.com/2017/09/20/trump-threatens-rocket-man-with-total-destruction-warnings-to-iran-syria-cuba-and-venezuela
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to “totally destroy” North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a “rocket man” on a suicide mission.

News Cuba: Trump and Castro Can Save Venezuela - New York Times

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/21/opinion/trump-castro-venezuela.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

New York TimesTrump and Castro Can Save VenezuelaNew York TimesBut both countries have real incentives to work together: Only the Cubans can ease Mr. Maduro and his henchmen from power, and only United States' investment, tourism, trade and good will can allow Cuba to solve its serious economic problems. If Raúl ...and more »

News Cuba: Rising water levels threaten Cuba's capital Havana

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/rising-water-levels-threaten-cubas-capital-havana-170920111411671.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Earlier this month, Hurricane Irma caused severe flooding and damage across Cuba's capital. Ageing infrastructure means Havana is especially vulnerable to the effects of climate change and rising water levels. Earlier this month, Hurricane Irma caused ...

News Cuba: World Leaders Demand in UN End of US Blockade Against Cuba - Prensa Latina

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=18418&SEO=world-leaders-demand-in-un-end-of-u.s.-blockade-against-cuba
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

World Leaders Demand in UN End of US Blockade Against CubaPrensa Latina21 de septiembre de 2017, 08:17United Nations, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Latin American, Caribbean, African and Asian leaders have called for an end to the U.S. blockade against Cuba at the UN General Assembly, which is today holding its third day.and more »