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Havana, Cuba
Cuban Jews want close ties with US brethren

"There will be more Jewish brothers and sisters coming to Cuba to interact with their peers on the island, resulting in increasing help coming from the Jewish Federations."

19/12/2014
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Alan Gross hails Jewish efforts toward release from Cuba

Freed Jewish American prisoner in Cuba addresses media hours after return to United States.

17/12/2014
Alan Gross
Cuba releases Jewish-American prisoner as Washington-Havana reset ties

Cuba arrested Gross in 2009, and later convicted the USAID subcontractor to 15 years in prison for importing banned technology, trying to establish clandestine internet service for Cuban Jews.

17/12/2014
Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Jerusalem, 2005.
US lawmakers in Cuba to push for release of Gross

Agenda includes meeting with jailed Jewish US contractor and possibly with Castro; lawmakers seek way forward in stalled ties.

By JTA , REUTERS
20/02/2013
Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Jerusalem, 2005.
Wife of jailed Jewish American Gross sues US gov't

Family of Alan Gross, sentenced to 15 years in prison in Cuba for "crimes against the state," seeking tens of millions in damages.

By JTA / RON KAMPEAS
17/11/2012
Alan Gross's wife in DC
500 rabbis urge Cuba to release Alan Gross

Citing possibility that jailed American-Jew has cancer, rabbis request early release for Gross, serving a 15-year sentence.

By JTA
12/11/2012
Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Jerusalem, 2005.
'Obama re-election could help Gross release'

Wife of Jewish-American contractor jailed in Cuba for crimes against the state hopes Obama will release him in second term.

By REUTERS
10/11/2012
Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Jerusalem, 2005.
Jailed Jewish-American Gross may have cancer

Lawyer claims that Alan Gross, incarcerated in Cuba, potentially suffering from "life-threatening" untreated cancer.

By REUTERS
02/10/2012
Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Jerusalem, 2005.
Cuba: No US reply to proposed talks on Alan Gross

Jewish-American has been jailed since 2009 and is serving a 15-year sentence for setting up Internet networks in Cuba.

By REUTERS
18/09/2012
Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Jerusalem, 2005.
Cuba: Jailed American Alan Gross's health 'normal'

Lawyer for Gross says his health is deteriorating, Cuba says he is eating healthy meals, exercising.

By REUTERS
16/06/2012
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