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Deputy Assistant Secretary Carrie Filipetti Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs

U.S. Department of State For Immediate Release September 23, 2020 SPECIAL BRIEFING VIA TELEPHONE September 23, 2020 The Miami Hub Moderator:  Greetings to everyone from the U.S. Department of State.  I would like to welcome our participants who have dialed in from the United States and across the region.  This is an on-the-record conference call ...
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Announcement of the Cuba Prohibited Accommodations List

U.S Department of State Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State September 23, 2020 Today, the Department of State is announcing the creation of the Cuba Prohibited Accommodations (CPA) List. The CPA List includes 433 properties that are owned or controlled by the Cuban regime or certain well-connected insiders. The Treasury Department’s Office of ...
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Treasury Amends Regulations to Restrict Revenue Sources to the Cuban Regime

U.S Department of the Treasury Press Releases September 23, 2020 WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) amended the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (CACR) to further implement the President’s foreign policy to deny the Cuban regime sources of revenue. The changes restrict lodging at certain properties in Cuba; importing ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy, Havana, Cuba

COVID-19 Information Location: Havana Event: On September 1, new COVID related restrictions were imposed in the province of Havana by the local government.  The new restrictive measures are related to the movement of people and vehicles, and the sale of products.  The new measures include a daily curfew from 7pm until 5am, reduced operating hours ...
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