U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Celebrates in Havana, Cuba

Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during the ceremony to reopen the American embassy in Cuba for the first time in 54 years.

To hear more on this story please listen to Cuba In Focus, 99.5fm, Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 8pm. You can also listen live online at WBAI, part of the Pacifica network broadcasting from New York City.

August 27, 2015 – Radio Show

In today’s program:

  • After 54 years the U.S. flag is once again raised in Cuba as the U.S. Embassy officially reopens in Havana. We have two reports: (1) from Margaret Gilpin in New York and (2) Prensa Latina in Havana.
    Cubans Celebrate American Embassy Return
  • 21 U.S. students received medical degrees from Cuba’s Latin American School of Medicine… Jennifer Wager has a report.
  • WE HAVE AN INTERVIEW WITH ONE GRADUATE CURRENTLY DOING HER RESIDENCY IN BROOKLYN, NEW YORK..
  • AND IFCO’S ANA MARIA CARDENAS SPEAKS WITH US ABOUT NEXT MONTH’S “NATIONAL DAYS OF ACTION” AGAINST THE BLOCKADE..
  • WE BEGIN WITH NEWS HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDING A SPECIAL REPORT BY GILDA GILL OF PRENSA LATINA

PRODUCED BY SALLY O’BRIEN AND MARGARET GILPIN…

CUBA IN FOCUS FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 27TH 2015… 8PM EST

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Cuban Embassy, Washington, DC, U.S.A.

Cuban Embassy Open in Washington, DC, U.S.A.