Coast Guard repatriates 54 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard District 7 NewsMIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 54 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, during the past week.

The migrants were interdicted at sea in three separate cases since Sept. 26.

Sixteen Cuban migrants were repatriated Friday. Twenty-eight were repatriated Thursday. Ten were repatriated Monday.

For more information on how to legally immigrate to the United States, call U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) at 1-800-375-5283 or visit the USCIS website at

All migrants interdicted were provided with food, water, shelter and basic medical attention.

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