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February 1, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A U.S. Coast Guard cutter blasted away at a suspected drug-smuggling ship with 130 rounds of cannon fire and 600 rounds of machine-gun fire for more than two hours Wednesday, but the Panamanian freighter with a Cuban crew managed to continue on course and escape into Mexican waters. The prolonged assault, the most extensive on a foreign vessel in the U.S.
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February 1, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A U.S. Coast Guard cutter blasted away at a suspected drug-smuggling ship with 130 rounds of cannon fire and 600 rounds of machine-gun fire for more than two hours Wednesday, but the Panamanian freighter with a Cuban crew managed to continue on course and escape into Mexican waters. The prolonged assault, the most extensive on a foreign vessel in the U.S.
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October 21, 1986 | Associated Press
Two Soviet anti-submarine ships, a submarine and a tank ship have docked in Havana for an "official and friendly" visit, Radio Havana reported Monday.
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November 15, 1989 | From Times staff and wire service reports
The State Department said today that the Soviet Union has shipped advanced MIG-29 aircraft to Cuba, a move it called "wholly inconsistent" with Moscow's stated desire to promote peace in Central America. "We see no legitimate Cuban need for such advanced aircraft, and we do not consider this a helpful step," said Richard Boucher, the department's spokesman.
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November 15, 1989 | From Times staff and wire service reports
The State Department said today that the Soviet Union has shipped advanced MIG-29 aircraft to Cuba, a move it called "wholly inconsistent" with Moscow's stated desire to promote peace in Central America. "We see no legitimate Cuban need for such advanced aircraft, and we do not consider this a helpful step," said Richard Boucher, the department's spokesman.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 21, 1986 | Associated Press
Two Soviet anti-submarine ships, a submarine and a tank ship have docked in Havana for an "official and friendly" visit, Radio Havana reported Monday.
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