- In one week, the release of two political prisoners: Lazaro Gonzalez Adan and Francisco Chaviano.
- Repsol’s plans to continue deep offshore oil exploration have slipped from early 2008 to late 2008.
- The current government of
apparently sees something fishy in the pardon extended to Luis Posada Carriles and three associates in 2004, in the final days of the term of President Mireya Moscoso. Three officials will be tried for abuse of authority next January. Panama
- An update: the Canton-to-Cuba road project is complete (sub. req’d).