American Alan Gross is back in the U.S. after his release Wednesday morning from a Cuban jail.
News of American contractor Alan Gross’ release and the administration’s change to U.S. policy toward Cuba has swept through the streets of Little Havana.
Alan Gross wasn’t the only American returned during Wednesday’s historic prisoner swap with the Cuban government. An unidentified spy, with massive intelligence information at the highest levels of the Cuban government, was also exchanged.
Amid tensions between Cuba and the United States, a U.S. contractor sent a Serbian music promoter to help spark an anti-government movement using rap music.
The family of Alan Gross has marked his fifth year of imprisonment in Cuba.
The U.S. Agency for International Development reportedly sent youth from several Latin American countries to Cuba to push for political change.
A lawyer for Alan Gross, an American who has spent more than four years imprisoned in Cuba, said Monday that his client cannot take life in prison much longer and has said his goodbyes to his wife and a daughter.
The wife of imprisoned U.S. contractor Alan Gross is calling for his freedom in Cuba and she’s worried he may do something drastic.
Alan Gross, an American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years, has called off his hunger strike.
The Cuban government expressed concern Wednesday over a jailed U.S. government subcontractor on hunger strike since last week.