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United Nations Condemns U.S. Embargo on Cuba

United Nations Condemns U.S. Embargo on Cuba

The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday overwhelmingly voted to denounce the 57-year-old U.S. trade embargo against Cuba.

November 8, 2019
Analysis: U.S. Cutting Back On Commercial Flights to Cuba

Analysis: U.S. Cutting Back On Commercial Flights to Cuba

In a significant escalation of President Trump’s economic pressure on Cuba, the U.S. government is drastically curtailing U.S. commercial airline flights to the island.

October 28, 2019
U.S. Bans Flights to All Cuban Cities Except Havana

U.S. Bans Flights to All Cuban Cities Except Havana

The United States Department of Transportation announced tonight that it was banning scheduled flights between the United States and all Cuban cities, except for Havana.

October 25, 2019
Romeo y Julieta To Highlight 2020 Habanos Festival

Romeo y Julieta To Highlight 2020 Habanos Festival

Romeo y Julieta, which is celebrating its 145th anniversary, will be the featured cigar at the gala dinner concluding the 22nd annual Festival del Habano.

October 22, 2019
Cuba Lawsuits Could Threaten Future Flights To Island

Cuba Lawsuits Could Threaten Future Flights To Island

American Airlines has become the first U.S. air carrier to be sued under the revived Helms Burton Act that allows legal action against companies that do business in Cuba involving …

October 1, 2019
2020 Habanos Festival Dates Announced

2020 Habanos Festival Dates Announced

Cuban cigar monopoly Habanos S.A. has announced that the 22nd edition of the Festival del Habano will be held on February 24 to 28.

September 23, 2019
Legislation To Lift Cuba Travel Restrictions Introduced In Congress

Legislation To Lift Cuba Travel Restrictions Introduced In Congress

A bipartisan group of senators, led by Patrick Leahy, today introduced legislation that would lift all restrictions on travel between the United States and Cuba.

July 29, 2019
Trump Administration Clamps Down on Travel To Cuba

Trump Administration Clamps Down on Travel To Cuba

The Trump administration today announced new regulations to severely restrict the ability of U.S. citizens to travel to Cuba, taking another major step in rolling back the …

June 4, 2019
Trump Administration Levels Punitive New Sanctions On Cuba, Plans To Restrict Travel

Trump Administration Levels Punitive New Sanctions On Cuba, Plans To Restrict Travel

The Trump administration today announced sweeping new sanctions against Cuba, taking a major step toward fully dismantling the policy of engagement initiated during the Obama …

April 17, 2019