Cuba Lifts Restrictions on Essential Goods Brought in by Travelers

HeadlineJul 15, 2021

Cuba announced it will allow incoming travelers to bring in unlimited food, medicine and hygiene products without having to pay a customs tax. The move comes after several days of rare anti-government demonstrations, with people decrying a lack of medicines and basic goods, which is due in large part to the catastrophic U.S. blockade.

The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Please attribute legal copies of this work to Some of the work(s) that this program incorporates, however, may be separately licensed. For further information or additional permissions, contact us.

Non-commercial news needs your support

We rely on contributions from our viewers and listeners to do our work.
Please do your part today.
Make a donation