For months, United States diplomats in Cuba have suffered an ongoing range of symptoms from a mysterious source, straining relations between the two governments. The latest diagnosis includes abnormalities to some of the diplomats’ white brain matter, which affects cognitive function, sensory and motor skills. However, this discovery only further divides scientists on the issue … Continued
The US State Department has hired a Russian security firm with KGB connections to guard US employees at the US Embassy in Russia.
United States diplomats suffered symptoms such as hearing loss from a sonic device in Cuba. While the State Department investigation is ongoing, the sonic device likely used infrasound as an attempted surveillance method, perhaps placed there by the Russians.
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The Cuban government slammed President Donald Trump for his “hostile rhetoric” after he announced that his administration would reverse the Obama administration’s efforts to normalize U.S.-Cuba relations. Cuba further accused the Trump administration of “hardening” the economic embargo based on the minority view of Cuban-Americans. “The US President, ill-advised once again, takes decisions that favor … Continued
A Cuban lung cancer vaccine in use since 2011 is finally being allowed into the U.S.
An investigative report published in Newsweek reveals that Donald Trump illegally conducted business in communist Cuba in a direct violation of a decades-long American embargo. The report suggests that the Republican presidential nominee knowingly circumvented the law. The goal of the trip, a former Trump executive says, was to give Trump’s company a “foothold” should … Continued
Detainees force-fed protein drinks to stave off malnutrition. Prisoners marched into holding cells, eyes covered by black-out goggles, fearing execution. Men hogtied in cages, beaten without warning, left alone without food or water. These are but a fraction of the abuses alleged to have taken place within the detainment center at Guantanamo Bay. Even so, … Continued
The news in 2015 was unforgettable, historic, often chilling to watch. From the specter of global terrorism to controversial social issues, from the confused state of politics to corporate corruption, important issues played out on the public stage of opinion, augmented by a hyper-connected global community. The Second Nexus editors culled through the news that made … Continued