Friday, March 23, 2007

Breaking News: Raul Castro Statement Delayed

Havana- A spokesman for Cuba's Interior Ministry issued a curt message minutes ago saying that a statement by Acting Cuban President and presumptive heir Raul Castro will be delayed. The ministry official gave no reason for the delay, and answered no questios.

Havana- News from Havana remains scarce. A report from Havana based blogger Havana Hombre indicated that police have begun to clamp down on the city, erecting road blocks at major intersections and stepping up patrols. Havana Hombre also suggested that at least one dissident group is active in Havana.


This is part of a foreign policy simulation for the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce. The events depicted are not actually happening.