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A diplomatic war between Colombia and Cuba

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the background of his “engaging in activities incompatible with his duties,” the Colombian government announced the expulsion of a Cuban diplomat. The statement issued by the Colombian Foreign Ministry did not mention the reasons for the diplomat’s deportation, although the Foreign Ministry’s Twitter account confirmed that he had a “priority role for diplomatic relations and cooperation” with Cuba. The Colombian Foreign Ministry’s message, which was received in Cuba, said, “Colombia canceled García Lazo’s diplomatic accreditation and entry visa, and gave him 48 hours to leave the country.” For its part, Cuba sent a letter demanding clarification, describing the expulsion of the diplomat as an “unfriendly act,” and Cuba said: “The deportation is an unfounded decision that affects the work of our embassy

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