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Cuba won’t extradite ‘US most-wanted woman’ in return for lifted sanctions

Havana drew the line at giving back American fugitives granted asylum in Cuba, after NJ Governor Chris Christie urged President Obama to demand extradition of a convicted cop-killer before reestablishing bilateral ties.

The person Christie wants back in a US jail is Assata Shakur, an activist, former member of the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army (BLA), who was the first woman to be placed by the FBI on its most-wanted list. Continue reading Cuba won’t extradite ‘US most-wanted woman’ in return for lifted sanctions