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June 16, 2017 8:31 PM Cuban Expats in Miami Divided Over Another Shift in U.S. Policy

“Going to Cuba should be like going to Costa Rica or going to France,” said Mr. Díaz, who has lived in the United States for 50 years. Speaking of Mr. Trump and Mr. Rubio, he said: “Those two were enemies and now they’re holding hands? That’s called dirty politics. Mr. Rubio was born here, has never stepped foot on the island and does not represent the Cuban 23

June 16, 2017 7:04 PM Trump partially rolls back Obama's Cuba thaw

US President Donald Trump says he is rolling back the Obama administration's "completely one-sided deal with Cuba". Speaking in Miami, Florida, he said his new policy would tighten rules affecting travel and on sending funds to the Caribbean island nation. But he is not reversing key diplomatic and commercial ties, and will not close the US embassy in Havana 28

June 16, 2017 9:10 AM Trump's Cuban Policy Reversal

The president on Friday will announce changes meant to make it harder to travel and do business with the island. President Trump will announce Friday a drastic change in the U.S.-Cuba relationship, swapping a policy of cultural exchange to bring about democratic ideals for something closer to the embargo-style policies from past decades. White House 39

June 16, 2017 5:59 AM Trump to announce revised policy toward Cuba, keeping many of Obama's changes

President will announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military Stopping short of a complete turnabout, U.S. President Donald Trump is expected Friday to announce a revised Cuba policy aimed at stopping the flow of U.S. cash to the country's military and security services while maintaining diplomatic relations and allowing U.S. airlines and cruise ships 17

June 16, 2017 5:06 AM Trump to clamp down on Cuba travel, trade, curbing Obama's detente

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday will announce plans to tighten restrictions on Americans traveling to Cuba and clamp down on U.S. business dealings with the island’s military, rolling back parts of former President Barack Obama’s historic opening to Havana. Laying out his new Cuba policy in a speech in Miami, Trump will issue a presidential 26

June 16, 2017 4:02 AM No winners in Trump’s reversal of US Cuba policy

Two years after the Obama administration initiated the thawing of US relations with Cuba, President Trump wants to partially roll back the rapprochement. An event is planned for Friday in Miami, where Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on American travel to the island and on US companies doing business with the Cuban government. For one, there 10

June 6, 2017 3:40 PM U.S. says it may pull out of U.N. human rights body, citing member abuses, treatment of Israel

UNITED NATIONS — The Trump administration warned Tuesday that the United States could pull out of the U.N. Human Rights Council unless the body ends what Washington calls the whitewashing of dictators’ abuses and unfair attacks on Israel. President Trump’s U.N. ambassador, Nikki Haley, delivered the ultimatum in an unusual address in Geneva to the 47-member 20

June 2, 2017 4:41 PM Supreme Court could rule within days on lifting temporary stay on travel ban

The Supreme Court could rule within days on whether to lift a temporary stay on President Trump's revised executive order banning travel from six mostly Muslim countries. The issue has become a major test of presidential power, especially in the area of immigration. At issue is whether the ban violates the Religion Clauses of the First Amendment, the Due Process 44

May 30, 2017 10:35 PM Voodoo monster who made a fool of America... until they took revenge on General Noriega

He was a cocaine-snorting killer who practised black magic with vats of blood and animal entrails, boasted of having a witch on his staff and a portrait of Adolf Hitler on his wall. These were the breathless claims made by the U.S. government when it invaded Panama in 1989 and dethroned its fearsome dictator, General Manuel Noriega, blasting him out of his sanctuary 39

May 30, 2017 7:34 AM Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega is dead

Manuel Noriega, who went from Panamanian military strongman to Miami jailbird in the blink of a geopolitical eye after picking a fight with Washington that ended with the U.S. invasion of his country, died late Monday, a few months after surgery to remove a brain tumor went bad. The 83-year-old Noriega died in Panama City, his final stop on a 27-year-long 295