Tag Archive: Cubans in Ecuador ask for airlift directly from Quito to U.S. border


on April 15, 2016 in World News

Cubans in Ecuador ask for airlift directly from Quito to U.S. border

Facing a new rush of undocumented migrants from Cuba — with hundreds already in Costa Rica or Panama — the Costa Rican government has called an urgent meeting Tuesday with officials from the United States, Central America, Mexico, Cuba, Colombia and Ecuador to search for a regional answer to a new chapter of the emerging migration crisis. Mario Mateo [email protected] By Abel Fernández [email protected]  Roxana Acanda, a Cuban who has lived in Ecuador since 2013, is about to start the long trek from Quito to the United States. Although she does not know exactly when she will leave for...

Facing a new rush of undocumented migrants from Cuba — with hundreds already in Costa Rica or Panama — the Costa Rican government has called an urgent meeting Tuesday with officials from the United States, Central America, Mexico, Cuba,...

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