- “Our opinion is of skepticism,” says human rights monitor Elizardo Sanchez who believes that expectations for prisoner releases rose too soon. He spoke in an interview with Radio Nederland; excerpts are translated at Cuban Colada.
- St. Petersburg Times:
’s city council wants a “unified, concerted effort” to build ties to Tampa . Cuba
’s top judge affirms that steps have not yet been taken to move the Alan Gross case to trial. Cuba
- Economics and much more from Nick Miroff at Global Post, including why Cuban condom sales spike when red snapper are running. With photos.
- Daily Mail: In
, Argentina , and Bolivia , plans to build tourism around the life and travels of Che Guevara. Cuba