- Hugo Chavez visits Cuba, sees Fidel, pronounces him fit, beats baseball metaphors to death.
- Two Cuban soccer players apparently defect in
, leaving their team to face Houston with a 17-man squad. Honduras 5, Honduras 0. Bienvenidos. Cuba
- The EU will not change its policy toward
, EFE reports from Cuba . The result is that the 2003 diplomatic sanctions will remain on the books, but will remain suspended as they have been since 2005. Foreign ministers will meet Monday to make the final decision. Brussels