- Who’s in charge? Reuters surveys the scene where Fidel Castro has been out of public view for nearly ten months, but asserting his presence in writing – eight articles and 16,000 words, by the news agency’s count.
- Revolting: An
airlines ad for travel to Iberia , now withdrawn. The Herald story includes the YouTube link. A Spanish consumer group protested, and the ad also spurred on Cuba bloggers who were already bashing Spain for “over 500 years” of exploitation in Miami . Cuba
- A Texas energy firm is fined for exporting oil field equipment and services to
in 2004. Cuba
, the Czech ambassador is honored for his country’s activities in Miami . Cuba