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Campaign News | Wednesday, 21 January 2004

GEOFF BOTTOMSAPPEALING FOR JUSTICE - ARTICLE ON THE MIAMI FIVE APPEAL FROM GEOFF BOTTOMSA full-page advertisement is to be placed in the New York Times by the US Free the Five Committee in February to try and break the media’s wall of silence on the case of five Cubans whose ... read more

U.S. Actions Worries Envoy

Campaign News | Monday, 19 January 2004

From Associated PressU.S. Actions Toward Cuba Worries EnvoyBy GEORGE GEDDA.c The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) - Dabogerto Rodriguez, Cuba's top diplomat in Washington, spends his days looking for hints about what the Bush administration has in mind for his country. He doesn't like what he sees.Is ``regime change" in the cards ... read more

Interview with Louis A. Perez JR

Campaign News | Sunday, 11 January 2004

On 45 years of the Cuban revolutionThe News & OberverQuestionMarking 45 years in power, fidel castro confronts a changing nation and new u.s. tensions. where is cuba headed?11 January 2004The News & ObserverTHE N&O: Cuba has had a rough year, with the incarceration of 75 dissidents and deteriorating relations with ... read more


Campaign News | Thursday, 8 January 2004

Editorial from GranmaTHE EMPIRE’S FEARS, LIES AND INANITIESThe behavior of some U. S. government officials makes one feel sorry for them. There is a swarm of liars running around in the top echelons of power who rarely say anything serious or come close to the truth. Barely 48 hour ago, ... read more


Campaign News | Tuesday, 6 January 2004

Fromthe US National CommitteeUPDATE FROM THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE TO FREE THE CUBAN FIVEDear friends:As the year 2004 dawns, we want to update you on the struggleto free the Cuban Five.Wednesday, March 10 has been set by the 11th Circuit Court ofAppeals to hear oral arguments by attorneys for the Cuban ... read more

U.S. angst over Venezuela-Cuba ties

Campaign News | Tuesday, 6 January 2004

Miami Herald reportPosted on Tue, Jan. 06, 2004 Miami HeraldU.S. cites angst over Venezuela-Cuba tiesA State Department spokesman, calling Cuba an antidemocratic force, says Venezuela's close ties to Fidel Castro worry Venezuela's neighbors.WASHINGTON - (AP) -- Venezuela's neighbors are bothered by close ties between the Venezuelan and Cuban governments and ... read more

Cuba's position on cancellaton of Migration talks

Campaign News | Monday, 5 January 2004

Cuban statementSTATEMENT BY THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRSLast Monday, 5 January 2004, officials from the US Interests Section in Havana and the US State Department communicated to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Cuban Interests Section in Washington, respectively, that they did not regard as possible the holding of ... read more


Campaign News | Saturday, 3 January 2004

45th anniversary of the RevolutionSPEECH GIVEN BY DR. FIDEL CASTRO RUZ, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF CUBA, AT THE KARL MARX THEATER ON JANUARY 3, 2004, FOR THE 45 ANNIVERSARY OF THE TRIUMPH OF THE CUBAN REVOLUTION.Dear fellow Cubans;Distinguished guests:Many of us who had the privilege of witnessing that exciting ... read more

Cuba refutes US allegations against diplomat

Campaign News | Saturday, 3 January 2004

Statement by Ministry of froeign affairsSTATEMENT BY RAFAEL DAUSÁ CÉSPEDES,DIRECTOR OF THE NORTH AMERICAN DIVISION OF THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRSLast 3 January, several US news agencies ran articles in which, quoting an alleged official from the US State Department, it was said that Cuban diplomat Roberto Socorro García, accredited ... read more