Speculation Frenzy on Cuba's Future

Vladimir Torres
Published: Wednesday, 08/16/2006 12:00 am EDT

In the two weeks since Cubans were surprised with the televised announcement that President Fidel Castro was temporarily handing power to his brother Raul, the world media has been flooded with analyses and interpretations, with one defining characteristic: Speculation.

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