U.S. Embassy cuts hobble influence in Cuba: report

People wait in line to enter the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba, August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

HAVANA (Reuters) – The United States’ ability to monitor Cuba, defend human rights, conduct consular activities and comply with bilateral agreements is being undermined by a drastic reduction in staff at the embassy in Havana, according to a congressional report. The administration of President Donald Trump, which has partly rolled back Washington’s detente with Cuba, […]

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