Cuba (Portuguese pronunciation:[ˈkuβɐ]) is a town and municipality in the District of Beja in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 4,878, in an area of 172.09km².
It is historically known in Portugal as being the birthplace of Christopher Columbus. (In: Mascarenhas Barreto "Colombo Português: Provas Documentais"), and a statue honouring him can be seen on the city centre.
The current mayor (since 2013) is João Português. The municipal holiday is Monday after Easter.
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):
While other Cuban activists have gone on hunger strikes in the past year to protest the regime's increased monitoring and repression of dissidents, Otero Alc�ntara's case appears to have struck a nerve among officials in and outside Cuba...Embassy in Cuba pleaded for respect in a post on Twitter.
Last December the National Academy of Sciences published a report finding that the scores of CIA and state department officials affected by “Havana syndrome” in Cuba, China and elsewhere, were most likely suffering the “effects of directed, pulsed radio frequency energy”.
It has been determined that American Embassy workers and their family members were likely injured by exposure to microwave energy while stationed in China and Cuba (see 1, 2, 3) ... government is investigating two possible microwave energy attacks that occurred here ... “Possible”and “Mysterious” Directed Electromagnetic EnergyAttackNearWhite House.
US government agencies have launched an investigation after reports of mysterious energy attacks near the White House and in Virginia...Energy attacks, which can also involve directing microwave energy towards people, are believed to have previously caused US officials in Cuba, China and Russia to become sick.
According to the National Academy of Scientists, the wave of mysterious brain injuries, which began in Cuba in 2016, is most likely the result of some form of microwave energy device ...Last year, Cuba dismissed a US government ... Cuba rejects US claim of microwave energy attacks.
With two domestically produced COVID-19 vaccines in stage-three clinical trials, Cuba is racing towards potentially becoming the first country in Latin America to develop its own shot against the coronavirus ... The names of the vaccines reveal much about how Cuba sees the national effort ... “Cuba has the capacity to do this,” Dr Moya told Al Jazeera.
The wave of mysterious brain injuries, beginning in Cuba in 2016, are deemed by the National Academy of Scientists to be most likely the result of some form of directed energy device, and the CIA, state department and Pentagon have all launched investigations ... energy device.
After many more such attacks including in Cuba and later also in China the U.S. became convinced that Russia was likely using some kind of directed energy weapon against U.S ... She reported the incident to the Secret Service because it was uncannily similar to the symptoms described by American diplomats who had served in Cuba and China.