Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba
A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations aircrew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this rustic vessel about 50 miles south of Boca Chica, Florida, Oct. 1, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Cutter William Flores’ crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Trump’s crew repatriated 55 Cubans to Cuba, Wednesday, following four interdictions off Florida’s...

Coast Guard repatriates 47 Dominicans

Coast Guard repatriates 47 Dominicans
The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser cutter boat near Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico Oct. 1, 2022, alongside a makeshift boat interdicted earlier with forty-nine Dominicans who were taking part in an illegal voyage.(U.S. Coast Guard photo). SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser repatriated 47 Dominicans to a Dominican Republic Navy vessel just off the Dominican Republic...

Coast Guard repatriates 120 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 120 people to Cuba
A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations aircrew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a sailing vessel about 12 miles southeast of Islamorada, Florida, Sept. 25, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mikaela McGee) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Reliance’s crew repatriated 120 Cubans to Cuba, Friday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast...

Coast Guard repatriates 68 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 68 people to Cuba
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sycamore’s crew locates a rustic vessel about 20 miles southeast of Rodriguez Key, Florida, Sept. 18, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian Halbrooks) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark’s crew repatriated 68 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following three interdictions off Florida’s coast. Coast Guard Cutter Sycamore’s crew alerted...

Coast Guard repatriates 78 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 78 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement aircrew located an illegal migrant venture about 7 miles west of Marquesas Keys, Florida, Sept. 17, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s crew repatriated 78 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following several interdictions off Cuba, Bahamas and Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan notified...

Coast Guard repatriates 60 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 60 people to Cuba
A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders of a makeshift vessel about 25 miles south of Islamorada, Florida, Sept. 10, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by crew of Station Islamorada) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark’s crew repatriated 60 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following eight interdictions off Florida’s coast. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 law enforcement aircrew...

Coast Guard repatriates 50 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 50 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Adler’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this rustic vessel about 18 miles south of Key West, Sept. 9, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ronald Hodges) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 50 Cubans to Cuba, Sunday, following five interdictions off Florida’s coast. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144...

Coast Guard repatriates 74 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 74 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada law enforcement crew interdicts a rustic vessel about 9 miles south of Islamorada, Florida, Sept. 6, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Islamorada) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 74 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. A Coast Guard Station Marathon law enforcement crew alerted...

Cuba cracks down on would-be rafters as U.S. Coast Guard ramps up patrols in the Caribbean

Cuba cracks down on would-be rafters as U.S. Coast Guard ramps up patrols in the Caribbean
A Coast Guard Station Key West law enforcement crew rescued two people off a floating raft about 9 miles south of Ramrod Key, Florida, May 3, 2022. The Cubans were repatriated on May 7, 2022. ( U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Key West) Nora Gámez Torres Miami Herald Residents of a shantytown in a coastal area near Havana clashed last week with police officers who were looking for makeshift rafts,...