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Florida Red Cross volunteers served Haitian migrants (+ Audio)

Florida, Oct 18.- The consecration of the volunteers of the Florida branch of the Cuban Red Cross was manifested again in recent days, when for almost two weeks, together with their co-workers from the municipalities of Esmeralda and Camagüey, they attended 183 Haitian travelers that, 8 days into a risky journey in their efforts to emigrate to other countries, including the United States, landed on the coast of Cayo Cruz, in the northern part of the province.

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Aussie swimmer Starts Attempt of Crossing Florida Straits

Aussie swimmer Starts Attempt of Crossing Florida Straits

Aussie swimmer Starts Attempt of Crossing Florida Straits

HAVANA, Jun 12  – Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel jumped into the water this morning to try to cross the challenging Florida Straits that divide Cuba from the U.S. without an anti-shark cage. Continue reading