President George W. Bush issued the following statement on July 13, 2001, related to increased enforcement of sanctions against Cuba and increased support for opposition forces on the island. Seven years ago today, a tugboat carrying 72 people off the… Read More ›
Continuation of the National Emergency Relating to Cubaand of the Emergency Authority Relating to the Regulationof the Anchorage and Movement of Vessels On March 1, 1996, by Proclamation 6867, President Clinton declared a national emergency to address the disturbance or… Read More ›
President John Kennedy delivered the following speech on October 22, 1962. Good evening, my fellow citizens: This Government, as promised, has maintained the closest surveillance of the Soviet military buildup on the island of Cuba. Within the past week, unmistakable… Read More ›
President William McKinley delivered the following message on April 11, 1898. To the Congress of the United States: Obedient to that precept of the Constitution which commands the President to give from time to time to the congress information of… Read More ›
President Ronald Reagan issued Executive Order 12323 on September 22, 1981, which established a commission tasked with broadcasting “accurate information about Cuba” to the Communist nation. By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution of the United… Read More ›
Officials from the United States State Department and the Foreign Ministry of Cuba for the seventh Bilateral Commission.
Cuban cigars are internationally recognized for their quality and their cost. Over 2,000 people from 70 countries came to the 20th Habanos Cigar Festival in Havana earlier this month. Festival-goers had the opportunity to purchase premium cigars from the island… Read More ›