Maria Elvira Salazar’s exclusive interview with Fidel Castro in the mid-90s is being turned against her by an opponent as she seeks the Republican nomination to replace U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen in Congress.
When the wife of Cuban leader Miguel Díaz-Canel traveled with him on an official visit to Venezuela, the couple was extensively photographed. But Cuban state media studiously avoided identifying the woman in the photos.
The debate over whether Elián González should stay in Miami or be returned to his father in Cuba caused a deep rift in Miami. The boy, five years old in 1999, was found adrift at sea after his mother and other Cubans drowned while fleeing the island.