United States citizens are being warned not to travel to Cuba. The State Department released a statement about some attacks that have taken place at Cuban hotels against U.S. diplomats. So far 21 people have been affected.
“The Department of State warns U.S. citizens not to travel to Cuba. Over the past several months, numerous U.S. Embassy Havana employees have been targeted in specific attacks. These employees have suffered significant injuries as a consequence of these attacks. Affected individuals have exhibited a range of physical symptoms including ear complaints and hearing loss, dizziness, headache, fatigue, cognitive issues, and difficulty sleeping.”
The officials are suggesting that Americans traveling to Cuba keep their family and friends back home updated about their whereabouts, as well as updating the hotel staff at their hotels.