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HURRICANE IRMA

Cuba Announces Measures to Support Hurricane-Affected People

The Cuban government has decided to use state budget to finance half the cost of construction materials for these persons Taking into consideration the severe damage caused by Hurricane Irma, and based on the positive experience obtained during the recovery from Hurricanes Sandy and Matthew, the government has decided that the state budget will finance […] Continue reading

WFP Brings Food Aid for Hurricane Irma Victims in Cuba

World Food Program (WFP) Executive Director David Beasley, bearer of the news, toured ares of Jaimanitas,  one of the most damaged communities in Havana World Food Program (WFP) Executive Director David Beasley has announced the donation of 1.5 million dollars in food, and a food aid valued at 5.7 million dollars for those affected by […] Continue reading

Raúl Castro: We’ll Come Through this Once Again

The President of the National Defense Council, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, led a meeting with Party, state and government leaders on Wednesday, September 13, during which the damages caused by Hurricane Irma were evaluated, and the actions to be undertaken during the recovery phase outlined. Raúl recognized the hard work in each of the […] Continue reading

Trinidad de Cuba Hotels Available to Tourists

The tourist facilities run by Gaviota Hotel Group in Topes de Collantes and those subordinate to Cubanacan SA in Trinidad, central Cuba, are already in operation, according to a statement from both entities which was quoted by  Prensa Latina news agency. The return to normality in these facilities implied the coordinated work and great effort […] Continue reading

Hurricane Irma-Affected Resorts Reopen in Cuba

According to Cuban First Viceminister of Tourism, Alexis Trujillo, many of the recreational facilities are already in operation Cuban First Viceminister of Tourism, Alexis Trujillo, certified today that many of the recreational facilities of the country affected by hurricane Irma are already in operation. In an interview given by the official to Granma daily, added […] Continue reading

Humanitarian Aid from Venezuela Arrives in Havana

Many countries from around the world, especially in Latin America,  have expressed their solidarity towards Cuba Venezuela became the first country to send humanitarian aid to Cuba this Tuesday, September 12, following the impact of Hurricane Irma on the island over 72 hours. The aircraft 2803, model Y-8, of the Venezuelan Air Force arrived at […] Continue reading

Electrical Service Recovers in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba

The province’s electricity service, which was severely damaged by Hurricane Irma, is being primarily re-established in areas where important instititions are located such as hospitals, food processing plants, evacuation centers, and civil defense control stations, among others. According to Raidel Diaz Vega, investment director at the Empresa Electrica Provincial (Provincial Electricity Company) damages were reported […] Continue reading

Panama Helps the Caribbean after Hurricane Irma

Panama will send some 90 tons of humanitarian aid to the Caribbean islands, especially the island of San Martin and Cuba An air corridor was established today from Panama for the delivery of some 90 tons of humanitarian aid to the Caribbean islands devastated by the recent hurricane Irma scourge, according to the Secretary of Communication. […] Continue reading

Ecuadorians Collect Staple Products for Cuba, the Caribbean

All people interested in cooperating with the states hit by the phenomenon are free to make donations A tent in Plaza Grande, in the historic center of Quito, collects staple products, donated to help people affected by Hurricane Irma in Cuba and the Caribbean, where damages are still being quantified today. The initiative, led by […] Continue reading

Raul Castro: The Revolution Will Leave no One Unprotected

In a message sent to the Cuban people, the President of the Councils of State and Ministers, Raul Castro said that: “One principle remains immovable: the Revolution will leave no one unprotected and measures are already being adopted to ensure that no Cuban family is left to their fate”. “We face the recovery with the […] Continue reading

Hurricane Irma’s Only Benefit to Sancti Spíritus

The greatest contribution of dangerous Hurricane Irma in Sancti Spiritus was the 731 000 000m³ of water received in the nine reservoirs that exist in this central Cuban province between Friday and Sunday. At that moment the territory stored 928 000 000m³, which represents 72 percent of its reservoirs’ capacity. The local Zaza dam, which was just […] Continue reading

Over 4 000 People Evacuated in Yaguajay as Irma Approaches

About four thousand people began to be evacuated since Thursday, September 7, in the municipality of Yaguajay, to the north of the central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus. According to civil defense plans, these people should move to state institutions where shelter is provided in case of powerful hurricanes. The proximity of the category-five Hurricane […] Continue reading

Hurricane Irma Hits Eastern Baracoa

First photos of the effect of powerful Hurricane Irma on the Cuban eastern territory of Baracoa Photos: @labaracoesa Continue reading

Sancti Spiritus under Hurricane Warning in the Face of Irma

The central province of Sancti Spíritus, in the face of the imminent passing of Hurricane Irma on the outskirts of Cuban territory, is in hurricane watch phase since this Thursday morning reinforcing measures for risk reduction. According to a note issued today by the National Civil Defense General Staff, the provinces of Guantánamo, Santiago de […] Continue reading

Sancti Spíritus Readies for Imminent Threat of Hurricane Irma

Since the Information Phase was decreed in Sancti Spiritus last Tuesday afternoon, the Provincial Defense Council of this central Cuban territory was summoned to begin implementing the measures planned for this stage. The preparation of the evacuation centers, the protection of economic resources and institutions, and the availability of generators in the event of a […] Continue reading

Sancti Spiritus in Information Phase due to Hurricane Irma

Taking into consideration the characteristics of this extreme hydro meteorological event and its predicted path, the Cuban Civil Defense decreed the Information Phase for the province of Sancti Spiritus, along with the rest of the terriotories from Guantanamo to Matanzas yesterday afternoon. The now category five powerful Hurricane Irma, continues to intensify and will maintain […] Continue reading