’s roster for this year’s World Baseball Classic is here; if you click the “change country” field you can check all the other countries’ rosters. The tournament schedule is here. Cuba
- Raul Castro begins an 8-day visit to Moscow.
- Alien smuggling arrests: in
, a Russian and another person were detained while trying to smuggle Cubans across Mexico’s southern border, and a Mexico man was arrested Monday and charged yesterday for bringing eight undocumented Cubans to Boynton Beach, Florida by boat. Hialeah
- The Wall Street Journal has a no-byline article on a Cuban family’s 50 years of political disillusionment and the trials it has faced in years of work to assist child cancer patients and their families. The conclusion of Carmen Vallejo: “No more revolutions, please. My life has taught me that change should be gradual. No more revolution. Never again.” The article is accompanied by a short video that describes the electronic signboard on the U.S. Interests Section as an element of “information warfare” that sends “unauthorized news and provocations into