Category Cuba

Russian Intellligence Ship Spying on U.S. Missile Submarines – Near Cuba

Russian Intel Ship Spying on US Missile Submarines AGI Viktor Leonov recently spotted in Cuba Men fish near the Russian warship Viktor Leonov CCB-175, docked in Havana’s harbor, Cuba, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 Men fish near the Russian warship Viktor Leonov CCB-175, docked in Havana’s harbor, Cuba, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 / AP BY: Bill […]

Russian Surveillance Ship Spotted in Havana Ahead of Cuban-US Talks

Russian Surveillance Ship Spotted in Havana Ahead of Cuban-US Talks © AFP 2015/ Stringer Military & Intelligence 14:04 21.01.2015 (updated 14:36 21.01.2015) 76540 A Russian surveillance ship has dropped anchor at Havana seaport, RIA Novosti reports. There has been no comment on the purpose of the visit to the Cuban capital of the Viktor Leonov, […]

Another GTMO Detainee/Former al Qaeda Member, Released

Detainee Transfer Announced 11/22/2014 05:04 AM CST IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. NR-588-14 November 22, 2014 Detainee Transfer Announced The Department of Defense announced today the transfer of Muhammed Murdi Issa Al-Zahrani from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the Government of Saudi Arabia. On Oct. 3, a Periodic Review Board consisting of representatives from the […]

Former Guantanamo Detainees Back In The Fight: Suspected Of Joining ISIS/Other Militant Groups In Syria

Former Guantanamo Detainees Back In The Fight: Suspected Of Joining ISIS/Other Militant Groups In Syria http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Justin Fishel and Jennifer Griffin of Fox News, are reporting today (Oct. 30, 2014) that “as many as 20 to 30 former Guantanamo, Cuba detainees — some of whom were released in the last three years — are suspected […]

52yrs. Ago: Cuban Missile Crisis – A Lesson in Diplomacy

Cuban Missile Crisis – A Lesson in Diplomacy By Ivan Kurilla Oct. 20 2014 18:05 Wikicommons This month marks 52 years since the Cuban missile crisis, which took place from Oct. 14 to 28 in 1962. The crisis was a confrontation between the Soviet Union and the United States over Soviet ballistic missiles deployed in […]

Chinese Firm Huawei Telecom Firm Shipped U.S. Gear To Cuba; Violated Sanctions

Chinese Military-Linked Telecom Firm Shipped U.S. Equipment to Cuba Commerce probing whether Huawei sale of U.S. gear violated sanctions AP BY: Bill Gertz September 19, 2014 5:00 am A Chinese telecommunications company linked to the People’s Liberation Army provided U.S.-origin equipment to Cuba in apparent violation of U.S. economic sanctions on the communist-ruled island. U.S. […]

Dam Yanquis: Why Is POTUS Still Allowing Covert Ops In Cuba?

Damn Yanquis Why is President Obama still allowing covert operations in Cuba? It’s just one failed disaster after another. BY FULTON T. ARMSTRONG AUGUST 18, 2014 http://www.foreignpolicy.com/ articles/2014/08/18/damn_ yanquis_castro_state_ department_obama The idea of “democracy promotion” sells well in Washington — it’s practically untouchable. But yet another investigation into the covert action programs targeted against Cuba, […]