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Trump responsabiliza a Cuba de los ataques sónicos contra diplomáticos de EE.UU.

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Cuba 'is responsible' for attacks on US personnel

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US to maintain Cuba, Venezuela sanctions until freedoms restored - Trump

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Dangerous sound? What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

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Two more U.S. officials confirmed injured by mysterious attacks in Cuba
Injuries have been confirmed to two more State Department personnel stationed in Havana, bringing to 24 the number of verified cases linked to mysterious and unexplained attacks on U.S. Embassy staff in Cuba. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Friday that the new medical assessments involved incidents that happened earlier this year. “They do not reflect new attacks,” she said, noting that the most recent medically confirmed case happened in late August   Read More ...
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US says 2 more American victims confirmed in Cuba attacks
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two more U.S. government workers have been confirmed to be victims of invisible attacks in Cuba, the United States said Friday, raising the total to 24. The tally has inched upward since the U.S. first disclosed in August that embassy workers and their families in Havana had been harmed by unexplained, mysterious incidents affecting their health. The Trump administration later said it had determined the incidents were "specific attacks" that are ongoing, but investigators have not yet identified a weapon or a culprit   Read More ...
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24 American personnel affected by health attack in Cuba: US
As many as 24 American officials have experienced health effects from a series of mysterious health attacks in Cuba, the US said on Friday, asserting that the most recent medically confirmed attack occurred near the end of August. The US, early this month, had ordered the expulsion of 15 Cuban diplomats in response to Havana’s “failure” to take appropriate steps to protect American officials from the health attacks in Cuba   Read More ...
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Diplomats affected by Cuba attacks rises to 24 — US State Dept
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The United States Friday raised the number of embassy officials affected by mysterious covert attacks in Cuba to 24 but said the update did not reflect new attacks. "Based on continued assessments of US Government personnel, we can confirm 24 persons have experienced health effects from the attacks," State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said. "We can't rule out additional new cases," she added   Read More ...
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US says 2 more American victims confirmed in Cuba attacks
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two more U.S. government workers have been confirmed to be victims of invisible attacks in Cuba, the United States said Friday, raising the total to 24. The tally has inched upward since the U.S. first disclosed in August that embassy workers and their families in Havana had been harmed by unexplained, mysterious incidents affecting their health. The Trump administration later said it had determined the incidents were “specific attacks” that are ongoing, but investigators have not yet identified a weapon or a culprit   Read More ...
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U.S. says 24 people harmed from recent 'attacks' in Cuba
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department confirmed on Friday that 24 people have suffered health effects from “attacks” in Cuba earlier this year against diplomatic personnel and that an investigation is ongoing. “We can’t rule out additional new cases as medical professionals continue to evaluate members of the embassy community,” spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a statement. Reporting by Justin Mitchell; Editing by Cynthia Osterman   Read More ...
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US says 2 more American victims confirmed in Cuba attacks
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two more U.S. government workers have been confirmed to be victims of invisible attacks in Cuba, the United States said Friday, raising the total to 24. The tally has inched upward since the U.S. first disclosed in August that embassy workers and their families in Havana had been harmed by unexplained, mysterious incidents affecting their health. The Trump administration later said it had determined the incidents were "specific attacks" that are ongoing, but investigators have not yet identified a weapon or a culprit   Read More ...
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U.S. says 24 people harmed from recent 'attacks' in Cuba
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department confirmed on Friday that 24 people have suffered health effects from "attacks" in Cuba earlier this year against diplomatic personnel and that an investigation is ongoing. "We can’t rule out additional new cases as medical professionals continue to evaluate members of the embassy community," spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a statement. (Reporting by   Read More ...
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US says 2 more American victims confirmed in Cuba attacks
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States says two more government workers are confirmed victims in the unexplained Cuba attacks. The State Department is increasing the official tally from 22 to 24. But State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the new victims "do not reflect new attacks." She says the additional victims were confirmed following medical evaluations of workers attacked earlier in the year   Read More ...
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Republican urges Tillerson to investigate Cuba attacks in letter
U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is calling on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Cuba. The South Carolina Republican and House Foreign Affairs Committee member made that request Thursday in a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. At least 22 American diplomats, intelligence agents and their spouses in Havana have been harmed in unexplained, invisible attacks over the last year   Read More ...
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Republican urges Tillerson to probe Cuba attacks
U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is calling on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Cuba. The South Carolina Republican and House Foreign Affairs Committee member made that request Thursday in a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. At least 22 American diplomats, intelligence agents and their spouses in Havana have been harmed in unexplained, invisible attacks over the last year   Read More ...
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U.S. tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
tourists to Cuba asking the same unanswerable question: Were we victims, too? Related Stories Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where American government workers were later targeted   Read More ...
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España donó más de 200 textos militares a Cuba - France 24
Una nueva página en la historia entre España y Cuba se abrió con la donación de textos editados entre 1858 y 2011 al Instituto de Historia de Cuba. Los textos, principalmente de estrategia militar, son de un "valor incalculable" para la isla. Los institutos de Historia de Cuba y de Historia y Cultura Militar del Ejército de España firmaron en septiembre 2016 una carta de intención para promover la colaboración institucional   Read More ...
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Foreign Affairs' Wilson calls on State to probe Cuba attacks
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is calling on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Cuba. The South Carolina Republican and House Foreign Affairs Committee member made that request Thursday in a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. At least 22 American diplomats, intelligence agents and their spouses in Havana have been harmed in unexplained, invisible attacks over the last year   Read More ...
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Foreign Affairs' Wilson calls on State to probe Cuba attacks
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is calling on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Cuba. The South Carolina Republican and House Foreign Affairs Committee member made that request Thursday in a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. At least 22 American diplomats, intelligence agents and their spouses in Havana have been harmed in unexplained, invisible attacks over the last year   Read More ...
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Foreign Affairs' Wilson calls on State to probe Cuba attacks - | WBTV Charlotte
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is calling on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Cuba. The South Carolina Republican and House Foreign Affairs Committee member made that request Thursday in a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. At least 22 American diplomats, intelligence agents and their spouses in Havana have been harmed in unexplained, invisible attacks over the last year   Read More ...
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Tourist fears he was early victim of Cuba mystery attack
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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‘It Really, Really Frightened Me’: Tourist Thinks He Was Hit by Sonic Attacks in Cuba Years Ago
(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where American government workers were later targeted   Read More ...
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Tourist fears he was hit by mystery attack in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where American government workers were later targeted   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. | Chris Allen’s phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana’s Hotel Capri. Allen’s friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US Tourist Fears He Was Hit In Cuba, Years Before Diplomats
CHARLESTON (CBSMiami/AP) — Cuba has not been considered a safe place for decades but tourists have generally be able to visit the beautiful island without incident. Or so we thought. Chris Allen’s phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana’s Hotel Capri. Allen’s friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before   Read More ...
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American tourist says Cuba’s sonic attack may have hit him
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Chris Allen’s phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana’s Hotel Capri. Allen’s friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before diplomats - | WBTV Charlotte
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?
Josh Lederman, Associated Press. Updated 8:12 am, Thursday, October 19, 2017 CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?
CHARLESTON, S.C. Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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Tourists in Cuba ask 'Were we hit, too?' as U.S. warns of attacks
Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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Tourists wonder if they were also victims of Cuba sound attack
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too? - | WBTV Charlotte
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri. Allen's friends and family had heard an eerily similar story from him before. The tourist from South Carolina had cut short his trip to Cuba two years earlier after numbness spread through all four of his limbs within minutes of climbing into bed at the same hotel where the American government workers were housed   Read More ...
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Trump says he believes Cuba responsible for attacks that hurt US diplomats
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said on Monday that he believes Havana is responsible for a series of incidents that Washington thinks hurt at least 22 US diplomats over a period of months in Cuba, prompting Washington to scale back its presence there. “I do believe Cuba is responsible,” Trump told reporters at an impromptu news conference in the White House Rose Garden   Read More ...
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Israeli business delegation heading to Cuba, with tacit Jerusalem consent
The Israeli government has given tacit approval to a delegation of top Israeli businesspeople that is set to travel to Cuba shortly in a bid to promote trade with various government-owned corporations and the regime itself. Jerusalem and Havana do not have diplomatic relations. The Cuba mission, scheduled for early December, is the first-ever visit to the island nation organized by the Israel-Latin American Chamber of Commerce, a non-governmental organization seeking to advance Israeli business interests on the continent   Read More ...
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Cuba ‘is responsible’ for attacks on US personnel
Related Coverage (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that he believes Cuba is responsible for unexplained, invisible attacks in Cuba that have harmed American government workers. Though Trump’s comments appeared to be a new allegation, it wasn’t clear whether he meant Cuba was behind the attacks or merely shared the onus because it failed to keep Americans safe on its soil   Read More ...
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