Coast Guard repatriates 50 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 50 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 50 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Wednesday, who were interdicted in three separate events in the past week. All three interdictions included unseaworthy, homemade vessels that posed significant risk to the migrants attempting to make the perilous journey. On May 8, the crew aboard the Carnival Breeze cruise ship located a rustic vessel south of Dry...

Coast Guard rescues, repatriates 164 Haitian migrants

MIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Confidence repatriated 164 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Tuesday, after they were interdicted at sea Monday.

Coast Guard Repatriate 79 Cuban Migrants

MIAMI – The Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated 79 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Saturday who were interdicted in four separate events. A Customs and Border Protection aircrew located two go-fast vessels traveling in tandem about 40 miles southeast of Miami Wednesday morning. CBP Air and Marine agents patrolling the area intercepted both vessels using disabling fire after...

Coast Guard Monitoring Haitian Situation

MIAMI – The Coast Guard is closely monitoring recent events in Haiti. As a deterrent and in the execution of duties related to homeland security and migrant interdiction, the Coast Guard is maintaining a constant presence of surface and air assets in the Windward Pass. The Coast Guard has medium-endurance cutters patrolling the pass as well as Coast Guard helicopters and airplanes. As always,...