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    Alan Gross no se ocultó para lograr acceso a internet en Cuba

    Alan Gross no se ocultó para lograr acceso a internet en Cuba Gross calificó su misión como “un programa disparatado” e hizo poco intentos en La Habana por disfrazar las labores de acceso a Internet para la comunidad judía cubana. Agencias noviembre 30, 2015 El exprisionero estadounidense Alan Gross, que pasó cinco años en las […] Continue reading

    American jailed for 5 years in Cuba made little attempt to disguise his work

    American jailed for 5 years in Cuba made little attempt to disguise his work Greg Toppo, USATODAY 10:54 p.m. EST November 29, 2015 American aid worker Alan Gross, who was imprisoned for five years in Cuba, said he made little attempt to disguise his work setting up Internet connections for the communist island’s small Jewish […] Continue reading

    Keep the Cuban Adjustment Act, but clamp down on its abusers

    Keep the Cuban Adjustment Act, but clamp down on its abusers ‘The spirit of the CAA continues to be relevant’ Many Cubans risk their safety and their lives to escape Some come to reap U.S. benefits and return to island BY CARLOS CURBELO In 1965, one year before signing the Cuban Adjustment Act into law, […] Continue reading

    Alan Gross dice a CBS que fue amenazado en Cuba con sacarle las uñas

    Alan Gross dice a CBS que fue amenazado en Cuba con sacarle las uñas También le amenazaron con ahorcarlo, revela el excontratista de USAID en una entrevista con la CBS que saldrá al aire este domingo a las 7:30 p.m. hora del este. Martinoticias.com noviembre 27, 2015 “Me amenazaron con ahorcarme, me amenazaron con sacarme […] Continue reading

    Former Cuba prisoner Alan Gross details torture threats and survival strategies

    Former Cuba prisoner Alan Gross details torture threats and survival strategies Government contractor spent five years in jail on espionage charges Release in December 2014 was part of thaw in US-Cuba relations Friday 27 November 2015 18.48 GMT Last modified on Friday 27 November 2015 18.50 GMT Alan Gross, the American government contractor who spent […] Continue reading

    Alan Gross – ‘Me amenazaron con colgarme, con arrancarme las uñas’

    Alan Gross: ‘Me amenazaron con colgarme, con arrancarme las uñas’ AGENCIAS | Washington | 27 Nov 2015 – 5:57 pm. El estadounidense Alan Gross, liberado en diciembre de 2014 tras pasar cinco años detenido en Cuba acusado por el Gobierno de espionaje, aseguró que lo amenazaron con ejecutarle y que se sintió abandonado por las […] Continue reading

    Conferencia en New York sobre leyes y regulaciones EEUU/Cuba

    Conferencia en New York sobre leyes y regulaciones EEUU/Cuba El evento previsto para el 1 de diciembre en The University Club, Nueva York, debatirá las nuevas reglas que alivian restricciones hacia La Habana, a la vez que tratará las trabas vigentes en la isla que impiden mayores intercambios bilaterales. Martinoticias.com noviembre 26, 2015 Las complejidades […] Continue reading

    Ex prisionero estadounidense en Cuba dice que se sintió abandonado por su país

    Ex prisionero estadounidense en Cuba dice que se sintió abandonado por su país Alan Gross aseguró que le amenazaron con ejecutarle y que se sintió abandonado por las autoridades de su país Gross admite que “durante las dos primeras semanas” de su detención pensó que EEUU lograría sacarlo rápidamente de la isla Este ex contratista […] Continue reading

    Alleged spy Gross felt abandoned by US in Cuba

    Alleged spy Gross felt abandoned by US in Cuba Washington (AFP) – US contractor Alan Gross says he was mistreated by his captors and felt abandoned by his own government after Cuba arrested him and accused him of spying. In his first major interview since his release last year, Gross said exercise, family memories and […] Continue reading

    Exodus, ‘revision’ and doublespeak

    Exodus, ‘revision’ and doublespeak ROBERTO ÁLVAREZ QUIÑONES | Los Ángeles | 23 Nov 2015 – 8:50 pm. The unstoppable wave of Cubans leaving the island, the largest migratory stampede since the Mariel Boatlift in 1980, is the most vivid illustration of the failure of the “revision of the socialist economic model,” dramatically discrediting those who […] Continue reading

    Controversy Rages in Chile on the Recruitment of Cuban Doctors

    Controversy Rages in Chile on the Recruitment of Cuban Doctors / 14ymedio Posted on November 19, 2015 14ymedio, Havana, 7 November 2015 – Critics of the potential arrival of Cuban doctors in Chile have raised their tone in recent weeks in the South American country. Marisol Turres, national deputy from the Independent Democratic Union (UDI) […] Continue reading