The departure of Cuban doctors that participated in Brazil´s Mais Medicos -More Doctors- program have dealt a severe blow to the South American healthcare system and the promise made by the Bolsonaro Administration that the vacancies they left would soon be filled has not been accomplished.
The U.S. State Department has announced that anyone requesting a visa to travel to the country must submit their social media profiles, email addresses, and telephone numbers used in the last five years
Revolutionary Government Declaration: Cuba is Not Intimidated by Measures Adopted to Reinforce the BlockadeWritten by Taken from Granma
The Revolutionary Government of the Republic of Cuba repudiates, in the strongest terms, measures announced by the United States government on June 4, 2019, reinforcing the economic blockade imposed on Cuba for more than 60 years, at a cost to the Cuban economy that in 2018 exceeded 134 billion dollars at current prices, or 933 billion dollars, when considering the depreciation of the dollar as compared to the value of gold on the international market.
As a sign of U.S. cultural hegemony, the identification of"the Yankee" with "modernity" seems to have remerged in Cuba. Those who want to attract clients with a "modern" appeal use symbols of the North: Santa hats, names in English for different spaces, Disney or Halloween costumes