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Economic measures supposed to ease the effects of the pandemic are increasing inequality.
A lack of hard currency mean that essential imports are in short supply.
Officials attribute problems of access to economic limitations. The reality is very different.
No evidence to support official claims that country’s advanced” science and medicine” has saved record numbers of patients.
The state steps up its assault and harassment of independent artists.
25 Aug 20
Activist groups struggle to overcome lack of legislation or state support.
7 Aug 20
Is it true that Washington’s policies have left Cubans both sick and hungry?
31 Jul 20
While Havana sends help abroad, medical staff at home are overburdened and under-resourced.
26 Jun 20
Legislation used to intimidate those highlighting government mishandling of the emergency.
25 Jun 20
Restrictions intended to prevent hoarding have just made matters worse.
3 Jun 20
Alternative therapy distributed as “protective” measure against the virus.
20 May 20
Difficulty accessing basic supplies has made it hard to institute social distancing and lockdown measures.
30 Apr 20
Havana blamed sanctions for a derailed delivery of medical supplies. But the story doesn’t stand up.
27 Mar 20
New IWPR manual aims to debunk prejudices and inspire fresh approaches.
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