Cuban armed forces – USAID’s new target?

Last fall, the U.S. Agency for International Development awarded the Digital News Association $410,710 to promote human rights in Cuba. USAID in recent weeks changed the description of the grant from “Promoting Human Rights” to “La Gente Sabe – Military Exposure in Cuba.” Anyone know what that means? During the Trump presidency, U.S. authorities tried … Read more

Declassified documents: U.S. debriefed Cuban migrants

U.S. authorities questioned Cuban exiles in Miami in the late 1970s to collect intelligence information about the Cuban armed forces, declassified documents show. The U.S. Army project was known as Latin Emigre Exploitation Program, or LEEP, according to a 1979 document posted on governmentattic.org in September. The U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command’s Annual Historical … Read more