A proposed constitutional reform would divide power in post-Castro Cuba. President Miguel Díaz-Canel would have to share authority with a prime minister and a more powerful head of the national assembly, if changes are approved in a referendum.
The Mexican company that leased a Boeing 737 to Cuba’s national airline company says pilot error caused the fiery Havana crash that killed 112 people. Cuba, the lead investigator, still hasn’t released its official findings on the crash and its investigating commission says it is too early to speculate on what caused the crash.
Over 300 have been killed and 3,000 wounded by Nicaragua’s police agents since April’s protests began against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and his wife, Vice President Rosario Murillo, opposition leaders say.
Seven Florida Republicans sent a letter to President Donald Trump asking him to hold Raúl Castro accountable for the 1996 shoot-down of two Brothers to the Rescue planes, resulting in the deaths of four Floridians. The members of Congress say Castro should be indicted for murder.
Venezuelan oil production is dropping rapidly and the government has no money to buy food, medicines or consumer goods, but there's one item the socialist regime of Nicolas Maduro does not appear willing to sacrifice at all: oil subsidies to Cuba
The Cuban government has issued measures to limit the accumulation of wealth by Cuban private business owners. Cubans may own only one private enterprise, and higher taxes and restrictions will be imposed on self-employment endeavors.
Letters to the White House, petition drives and a congressional hearing have been aimed at indicting Raúl Castro for the 1996 shoot-down of two Brothers to the Rescue planes and the deaths of three Americans and one permanent resident. The timing is propitious, some Cuban exiles say, because Castro is no longer head of state in Cuba.
In 2016, diplomats at the United States Embassy in Havana were mysteriously stricken. Was it an attack? There is no official explanation for it, but it has played a big role in America’s current political disengagement with Cuba.