U.S. and Cuba: Frenemies?

The United States exported more than $107 million in goods to Cuba during the first three months of the year despite the Trump administration’s hostile policies toward the socialist government. Exports totaled $33.1 million in January, $29.1 million in February and $44.9 million in March, according to the latest available figures. At that pace, exports … Read more

Cubans are No. 4 in persecution claims

More than 1,000 Cubans filed visa applications claiming fear of persecution from October 2018 through January 2019, the latest figures show. That was more than any other country except Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, according to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. The number of immigrants claiming a “credible fear of persecution” has jumped from 4,995 … Read more