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CIR: Special Cuba Briefing Oct. 10

on October 3, 2017 - 7:50am
CIR News:
Hear Amb. Vicki Huddleston offer CIR members a special briefing on Cuba at 12-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, in the CIR Conference Room at 413 Grant Ave., Suite D in Santa Fe.
The talk is free to CIR members and $5 for nonmembers. Parking is available on the west side of the Wells Fargo building.
What exactly is happening in the famed island nation these days? From Friday's NY Times: "Just when it seemed that Cuba was on track to become something of a routine destination for Americans, tensions and tactics reminiscent of the Cold War have once again complicated travel to the Communist island. In a strongly worded statement issued Friday, the State Department warned Americans 'not to travel to Cuba' after news of a bizarre series of sonic attacks that have affected American and Canadian diplomats based there in recent months. The attacks caused symptoms that include brain injuries, hearing loss, fatigue and headaches. Who is behind the attacks and how they are carried out remains unclear. The Cuban government denies responsibility..."

There is a maximum space for 35 people, so be sure to reserve a first-come, first-served seat in time.