- Raul Castro has returned from his travel to
, Russia , and Angola , and tonight President Michelle Bachelet arrives, the fourth visit by a Latin American leader this year. Here is coverage from AFP Spanish, Algeria Noticias 123, and Granma. Chiles
- Orlando “Cachaito” Lopez, 76, bassist for Buena Vista Social Club, died in
. R.I.P. Havana
- After his colleagues in the “Agenda para la Transición” group call for “urgent changes” in Radio Marti and criticize its content, dissident Rene Gomez Manzano says there’s no confrontation between the dissidents and Radio Marti. Go figure.
Princetonconsiders establishing an academic program in , and the student newspaper editorialized in favor: academic contact should “not be limited to countries and political systems with which Cuba maintains close ties,” the Daily Princetonian argues. America