Matthew Mosley

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First on CNN: U.S. officials say Russian missiles heading for Syria landed in Iran

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A number of cruise missiles launched from a Russian ship and aimed at targets in Syria have crashed in Iran, two U.S. officials told CNN Thursday.<p>Monitoring by U.S. military and intelligence assets has concluded that at least four missiles crashed as they flew over Iran.<p>The U.S. …

Middle East

Clinton server hack attempts came from China, Korea, Germany

U.S. and Cuba set to formally reestablish diplomatic relations

Early Monday, before the public doors are opened and the day officially begins, the State Department will hang a new flag among the 192 banners displayed in its lobby atrium, a silent acknowledgment of the formal reestablishment of U.S.-Cuban diplomatic relations after more than 54 years.<p>A few …


U.S., Cuba re-establish diplomatic relations, reopen embassies

<b>Havana, Cuba (CNN) —</b> One bitter holdover of the Cold War slipped into the history books at 12:01 a.m. Monday, when the United States and Cuba re-established diplomatic relations. For the first time since severing ties in 1961, they reopened embassies in each other's capitals.<p>Cuban Foreign Minister …


Diplomatic Relations With Cuba Formally Restored--At A Great Cost To The U.S.

Perhaps we should leave it to Gerardo Hernandez to write the definitive epigraph of U.S. foreign policy for the next two years. Hernandez is one of the convicted Cuban spies that President Barack Obama sprung from prison last year to curry enough favor with Cuba’s dictator Raul Castro to see …


The Guardian view on US-Cuba relations: still a long way to go

After a half-century of hostility, estrangement and sanctions, the two countries need to find a new way of being neighbours<p>Cuba is “a territory that God and nature intended to be part of the United States”, said the 19th-century American congressman Townsend Scudder, expressing a widely shared view …


The U.S. now has an embassy in Cuba. But relations are hardly normal.

HAVANA — In nations all over the world where the United States has an embassy, U.S. diplomats promote trade and assist American companies looking to make business contacts.<p>And now, the United States has an embassy in Cuba. But it also has a trade embargo against the island.<p>That puts U.S. officials …


Associated Press News

As Cuba-U.S. relations thaw, the thorny matter of property disputes heats up

Magnets hang in a tourist booth in Old Havana, (Photos by Deborah Baic/The Globe and Mail)<p>Tonito Ring Ring was a Latin-looking boy with a dial for a belly and a target on his head. In the 1950s, he was the cartoon mascot of the Cuban Telephone Company, then owned by American firm International …