“12/09/2001 Havana, September 11, the Cuban Government offered its airports on Tuesday for aircraft damaged in their transit due to the attacks on New York and Washington, as it expressed its condolences to the United States, and today [September 12th] it offered medical assistance to take care and rehabilitate the victims of the terrorist attacks on the cities of New York and Washington.”

“George W. Bush (R). Timeline,” Cuba versus Blockade: Cuban People’s website, 2007