Ben Friberg atop his paddleboard
Photo: Carol Tedesco / Florida Keys News Bureau via AP
Ben has completed his paddleboard journey of 111 miles between Cuba and Key West in 28 hours reports NBC News.
His starting point was the Hemingway Marina in Havana.
JG: Message to Barack Obama: Do your share for peace and send a presidential request to the U.S. Congress asking them to LIFT THE CUBA EMBARGO!
This is a do-nothing U.S. Congress, so do not expect much.
Video from the BBC:
JG: Please note that the video was not removed by Cuba Journal. It was removed by BBC. Maybe the Yankee imperialists applied some pressure, since they do not want to promote peace between Cuba and the United States.