Us Urges No Journey To Cuba, Cuts Embassy Team Of Workers Amid Assaults

The embassy in Havana will lose roughly 60 percent of its U.S. staff, and will stop processing visas in Cuba indefinitely, the American officials said.
Although the State Department has called them “incidents” and generally avoided deeming them attacks, officials said Friday the U.S. now has determined there were “specific attacks” on American personnel in Cuba.
Several U.S. lawmakers have called on the administration to expel all Cuban diplomats.
For now, the United States is not ordering any Cuban diplomats to leave Washington, another move that the administration had considered, officials said.
Already, staffing at the embassy in Havana was at lower-than-usual levels due to recent hurricanes that have whipped through Cuba.

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