Cuba without Russian Russian withdrew from Cuba in the early nineties. Do not all, of course. Only a few hundred embassy, three-four journalists da Russian wives Cubans, who no one ever did. In the 70's and 80's lived here tens of thousands of our specialists: geologists, builders, military Cuba's 'school' were many of our policies: Anatoly Sobchak, Yegor Gaidar, Alexander Kapto. Ha Cuba tested in the scouts. Even today in Havana, knowledgeable old-timers may show you the house where the kgb or the cia recruited agents. Ho, alas, forever sunk into oblivion days when Leonid , standing before an enthusiastic crowd of a million, from the podium at Havana's Revolution Square could talk about the closeness of the two nations – the Soviet and Cuban. Proximity to left, but Russian in Cuba still love.
Though for what? If before 90% of the foreign trade of the island was connected with the Soviet Union, today only the bank Menatep-Impex 'do business with Cubans – buy sugar. On the roads of Liberty Island has run 'Lada', 'Muscovites' and the 'Volga', but spare parts bought in Panama, and to replace our cars are gradually 'Nissan', 'Reno' and 'Mercedes'. Cuba fell in love with Western Company – Spanish, German, Canadian, Italian, English, Mexican. They are already investing in the Cuban oil, nickel, and above all – in tourism. Ha Cuban coast, like mushrooms, grow four-and five-star Hotels. These are companies with mixed capital, such as our sp. Participate in their company with a worldwide reputation: Spanish Horizontes and Guitart, German lti.