US makes Cuba staffing cuts permanent after 'health attacks'

US makes Cuba staffing cuts permanent after 'health attacks'

[unable to retrieve full-text content]WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States said Friday it was making permanent its decision last year to withdraw 60 percent of its diplomats from Cuba, citing a need to protect American personnel from what the State Department calls “health attacks” that remain unexplained.
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