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Everything U.S. Citizens Need to Know About Travel to Cuba (updated per Nov. 9, 2017 changes)

Note:  This article was originally published on October 29, 2017.  It has since been updated to reflect the new U.S. Government Changes to the Cuba Sanctions Rules  3,374 more words

North America

November 8, 2017: Cuba Sanctions changes

Oh, my… so, yesterday, we finally got the announcement of changes to OFAC’s Cuban sanctions, as per the National Security Presidential Memorandum (NSPM) in June. Effective today, when the amended Cuban Asset Control Regulations (CACR) will be published in the Federal Register. 1,295 more words

OFAC Updates

US Takes Steps To Make It Harder For Americans To Visit Cuba

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration is imposing  on Cuba that will make it harder for Americans to visit the island nation.

New rules are coming out Wednesday that put in place President Donald Trump’s partial rollback of the Obama administration’s diplomatic opening with Cuba. 100 more words

News

Everything U.S. Citizens Need to Know About Travel to Cuba


Traveling to Cuba:  it can seem so complicated and overwhelming that the average U.S. citizen may begin to wonder if it’s worth it.  Don’t be intimidated!   3,231 more words

North America

Actions Taken in Response to Attacks on U.S. Government Personnel in Cuba

I am looking forward to my upcoming trip to Cuba in November.  It is  extremely important for me as I have been blessed to line up interviews with two pre-eminent scholars on topics I am covering, then Tillerson announces this! 675 more words

Culture And Travel

A Long Trip 16 Years Ago

This weekend I have been remembering a very long trip that I took 16 years ago. It was long for several reasons. First, it was to a place very far away and second it took me much longer to get home than expected. 325 more words

Culture

July 25, 2017: New OFAC Cuba Sanctions FAQ

OFAC issued a new and updated set of FAQs regarding President Trump’s announced changes to the Cuban sanctions program:

  1. How will OFAC implement the changes to the Cuba sanctions program announced by the President on June 16, 2017?

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OFAC Updates