- El Nuevo Herald: Senators Dodd and Lugar present an amendment to suspend
sanctions affecting visits and remittances to family members in U.S. , and to allow Cuba to purchase construction materials. Cuba
- A subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, chaired by Rep. Delahunt of
, holds a hearing on the family sanctions issue tomorrow. Massachusetts
- “Official information” on preliminary damage assessments is published in Granma; it has lots of detail, including information on the degree to which electric power has been restored in each province.
’s rejection of Cuba aid is explained by Fidel Castro in Granma; it was a question of dignity. U.S.
- Reuters: Russia offers to help
develop a space center. Cuba