The FAR organize the long lines that Country Email List form to buy food, fumigate the streets and ensure that the confinements are carried out. Another of the functions of the FAR, pointed out by a respondent, is to act in emergencies of Country Email List a health origin through its hospitals, strengthening public security, ensuring the sanitation of cities and managing the economic sectors that are in its orbit. The long lines that are Country Email List seen in the main cities to access basic goods worry them as well as those who follow the regime.
From the point of view of an Country Email List opposition citizen, the role of the FAR should be to try to solve the economic crisis since, in his opinion, this institution has kidnapped the means of production and marketing. A critical journalist Country Email List argued that the government is taking advantage of this crisis, especially emphasizing the impact of the US embargo, to recover the public space that it has been losing in recent years. Among the Country Email List respondents critical of the government, the ghost of the Special Period of the 1990s is very present.
Those who support the government Country Email List highlight two strengths. On the one hand, they trust that the authorities are making decisions based on the opinion of Cuban experts, who have extensive experience thanks to the development of medicine in the country and the participation of doctors in various international Country Email List missions. On the other hand, they affirm that the government has acted with exceptional informative transparency. This is not consistent with research by the Institute of Latin American Studies at Country Email List Columbia University , whose tables show a vast lack of information on economic measures to counteract the impact of the pandemic.