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Detente between United States and Cuba mainly is good for Americans

...position, we must understand where he comes from. His parents were Cuban refugees who had fled from the horrors of Fidel Castro's burgeoning dictatorship. Castro had won people support for his Revolutionary War by promising, among other things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-10/d-tente-between-
US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

...late-night dancing made it the perfect getaway, only an hour's flight from Miami.But the Cuban revolution led by Fidel Castro and the subsequent Cold War embargo of the communist island nation put an end to that.President Barack Obama's announcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-carefully-
US travel industry has been quietly looking to expand into Cuba

...late-night dancing made it the perfect getaway, only an hour's flight from Miami.The Cuban revolution led by Fidel Castro and subsequent Cold War embargo of the communist nation put an end to that.President Obama's announcement Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-has-bee
Augustans with ties to Cuba like Obama's effort

...1957 before fleeing the country in 1961.It's been 53 years and Max has yet to return to his native land."When (Fidel) Castro's revolution took off, that's when my grandparents took my dad and they all left for Spain," Chris Blanco said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-12-17/augustans-ties-cuba-obamas-effo
Obama: US re-establishing relations with Cuba

...are part of the Cuban Five - a group of men who were part of the "Wasp Network" sent by Cuba's then-President Fidel Castro to spy in South Florida. The men, who are hailed as heroes in Cuba, were convicted in 2001 in Miami on charges including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/obama-us-re-establishing-rela
Engagement is worth a try

...be withdrawn.Engagement, rather than embargo, may be worth a try.That said, there's the huge matter of what Fidel Castro and his unscrupulous minions did to Cuban expatriates and Americans whose homes, businesses and land were stolen at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-18/engagement-worth-try
Key dates in US relations with Cuba

Key events in U.S.-Cuba relations:- THE START: Fidel Castro's rebels take power as dictator Fulgencio Batista flees Cuba on Jan 1, 1959. The United States soon recognizes the new government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/key-dates-us-relations-cuba
US-Cuba diplomatic thaw could benefit industries

...flocked to casinos and nightclubs in Havana.The United States' commercial ties with Cuba were broken 54 years ago after Fidel Castro took power on the Caribbean island. Now U.S.-Cuba trade is poised to resume at last: President Obama on Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-cuba-diplomatic-thaw-co
Stamp out dictatorship

In May 1959, Time magazine reported the wave of decrees by Fidel Castro that eventually collapsed the Cuban economy and created decades of hardship for Cuba. His rationale was that he was simply doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-01/stamp-out-dictatorship
Cuba news stirs memories of JFK

The news of Fidel Castro stepping aside, temporarily leaving his brother as a caretaker...Jean Daniel of the L'Express was on his way to Cuba to interview Fidel Castro, and was asked to call Kennedy on his way back. During said interview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/09/let_91899.shtml
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