14 august 2020

U.S. suspends charter flights with Cuba


Aug. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has suspended all private charter flights to Cuba, in a move to deprive the Caribbean nation of a revenue source.In a statement Thursday, the United States' top diplomat said he was suspending all charter flights between the United States and Cuba to prevent it from earning money from landing fees, tourism and other travel-related income.Advertisement"The Cuban military and intelligence services own and operate the great majority of hotels [...]