EU and Cuba Renew Relations

October 25, 2008

The BBC recently reported that the EU and Cuba have formally renewed ties that were severed 5 years ago following "a mass arrest of dissidents." Cuba will now receive 2 million Euros of aid for the hurricanes that swept over the island this summer; aid will increase to 30 million Euros next year.

The Yale Law Library purchases Cuban legal materials whenever possible, in both English and Spanish.  You can find Cuban materials on the Lower East Side (LES), Call No. KGN.  See, for example:

Of course we also collect interdisciplinary materials involving Cuba and the United States.  Try a Subject Heading search in our Morris catalog:

  • Cuba - Foreign Relations - United States; or
  • Cuba - Foreign Economic Relations - United States
  • When you pull up an item record on Morris, click on any of the Subjects Headings to view other related Subject Headings.  Click again on any of the Subject Headings to find related books.

For a compilation of treaties involving Cuba, try another Subject Heading search: Cuba - Foreign Relations - Treaties .  Also check out the new and improved United Nations Treaty Collection database.  It's open-access and easy to search.

We also have a few Cuban DVDs:

The Avalon Project also has documents pertaining to Cuba, specifically the Cuban Missile Crisis.


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