“01.02.99 After pointing out that the measures adopted in connection with the policy towards Cuba have caused an increase in the number of travels authorized by licenses, the State Department’s spokesman reiterates the illegal character of business or tourist trips and warns on the civil and criminal penalties for those who infringe the regulations on the financial expenses without proper authorization by the Treasure Department.” [Pro Embargo]

“William J. Clinton (D). Timeline,” Cuba versus Blockade: Cuban People’s website, 2007