is giving $37 million in food aid to Russia , plus $317 million in credits for purchases of Russian goods, Reuters reports. Granma says the two countries are moving toward “strategic alliance,” but doesn’t provide much detail. Cuba
- The Cuban Commission on Human Rights and National Reconciliation reports fewer political prisoners and more detentions, AP reports.
- In the February 5 session of the UN Human Rights Council, questions will be posed to
by the Cuba , Czech Republic , Lichtenstein, the Lithuania , Netherlands , and the Sweden , CubaEncuentro reports. United Kingdom
’s Cuba Transition Project has video of a recent panel discussion among three recent chiefs of the U.S. Interests Section in Universityof Miami . Havana