Tag: Cuba

‘Havana Syndrome’ of US diplomats likely caused by paranoia not sonic weapon, study claims

‘Havana Syndrome’ of US diplomats likely caused by paranoia not sonic weapon, study claims

Free Text to Speech Sarah Knapton | The Telegraph | Source URL The mysterious condition ‘Havana Syndrome’ in which dozens of US and Canadian diplomats experienced strange symptoms which doctors suspected were caused by a sonic weapon, was probably a psychological phenomenon, experts have said. Between 2016 and 2018, embassy […]

The Real Story Behind the Havana Embassy Mystery

The Real Story Behind the Havana Embassy Mystery

Text to Speech Demo Jack Hitt | Vanity Fair | Source URL The most dire diplomatic crisis of the Trump administration, or maybe just the weirdest, began without much notice in November 2016, some three weeks after the new president was elected. An American working at the U.S. Embassy in […]

U.S. Diplomats With Mysterious Illness in Cuba Had Inner-Ear Damage, Doctors Say

iSpeech Frances Robles | The New York Times | Source URL MIAMI — The American government employees in Cuba who suffered mystifying symptoms — dizziness, insomnia, difficulty concentrating — after hearing a strange high-pitched sound all had one thing in common: damage to the part of the inner ear responsible […]

Congress Presses for Exact Timeline of Cuba Health Attacks

https://www.ispeech.org Susan Crabtree | Washington Free Beacon | Source URL A senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee is pressing the State Department for an exact timeline of when mysterious and still-unresolved health attacks began occurring against U.S. personnel in Cuba and China and is calling for the removal […]

Evacuated after ‘health attacks’ in Cuba and China, diplomats face new ordeals in U.S.

Text to Speech Demo WASHINGTON — Alone in her bed in a sprawling Chinese metropolis, Catherine Werner was jolted awake one night by a pulsing, humming sound. It seemed to be coming from a specific direction. Perhaps the A.C. unit in her upscale Guangzhou apartment was malfunctioning, the American diplomat […]

Strange ‘Sonic Attacks’ Against Diplomats Reach Epic Proportions

iSpeech.org The bizarre “sonic attacks” against diplomats began in Cuba, but have now spread to other countries with over 200 illnesses reported. It all started in the fall of 2016 when diplomats at the United States Embassy in Cuba reported some hearing loss and mild brain damage after hearing unusual and puzzling sounds. […]

CDC joins investigation into ‘sonic attacks’ in China, Cuba against U.S. personnel

iSpeech.org Boing Boing | Source URL The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will join a government investigation into ‘sonic attacks’ that have left more than 25 U.S. personnel with mysterious ailments. The bizarre incidents have baffled scientists and government investigators since they were made public last year. The U.S. has […]