Cuba dreading Trump re-election, says diplomat

Top Cuban diplomat Carlos Fernandez de Cossio says a second Trump mandate will be even worse than the first because it will keep 'people with an anti-Cuban trajectory' in 'important positions inside the government, in the State Department structures or the National Security Council'. – EPA pic, May 23, 2020.

THE re-election of Donald Trump as president of the United States would be “the worst” scenario for Cuba, Havana’s top diplomat in charge of relations with Washington told AFP.

“If the Republicans win… it’s a very negative scenario,” said Carlos Fernandez de Cossio, the foreign ministry’s general director for the US.

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