Latest Miguel Diaz-Canel News

Boston cardinal meets Cuban leader on visit to Havana

Sep. 09, 2021 15:55 PM EDT

HAVANA (AP) — The Roman Catholic archbishop of Boston, Cardinal Sean Patrick O’Malley, met with Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday and visited a Cuban COVID-19 vaccine laboratory at a time of tense relations between the U.S. and Cuba. Cuban state media...

US imposes new Cuba sanctions over human rights abuses

Jul. 22, 2021 14:56 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration announced new sanctions Thursday against a Cuban official and a government special brigade that it says was involved in human rights abuses during a government crackdown on protests on the island earlier this month. The...