Holger Awakens has some excellent commentary on Raul’s latest comments.
The Cuban government, long the object of a U.S. economic blockade, is prepared to meet with the Obama administration, Cuba’s leader said.
“We’ve told the North American government, in private and in public, that we are prepared, wherever they want, to discuss everything — human rights, freedom of the press, political prisoners — everything, everything, everything that they want to discuss,” Cuban President Raúl Castro said Thursday at a summit of leftist Latin American leaders in Venezuela.
The response came days after President Obama lifted all restrictions on the ability of American citizens to visit relatives in Cuba as well as to send them remittances.
Okay, did you see what I highlighted there in that quote? This piece of shit, Castro, WON’T EVEN REFER TO OUR COUNTRY AS THE UNITED STATES or AMERICA! “North American government” – holy shit people, if that doesn’t send the signal that this guy is as defiant as he was 20 years ago, what does?
Here’s more, this time from Obama: Continue reading at Holger Awakens.