How to Build a Relationship With Havana

A strong partnership with Cuba is in America’s interest. Here are some ideas to forge bilateral ties.

The Cable

Kerry to Visit Havana on Aug. 14 as U.S. Ambassador to Cuba Post Remains Empty

Kerry is set to visit Cuba Aug. 14. It remains to be seen if there will be a U.S. ambassador there to greet him.


The Hipsters of Havana

With their tattoos, skateboards, and tech degrees, the country's millennials are untethered from the communist ideals of the past and ready to meet the world.

Shadow Government

Is Colombia Getting Played by the FARC?

The latest ceasefire is just a desperate grasp to save the country's doomed peace process.

The Cable

U.S. to Reopen Embassy in Cuba, for Now Without an Ambassador

That the United States is finally ready to reopen its embassy in Cuba comes as little surprise; U.S. President Barack Obama's administration had hoped to ...


The Gold, Skype-Equipped Shipping Container Being Used to Connect America With Iran

A gold-gilded shipping container, currently stationed in Washington, D.C.’s Woodrow Wilson Plaza, provides 20-minute video links to the Iranian capital of Tehran; Herat, Afghanistan; and Havana, Cuba.

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