Taken Question
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
July 9, 2010

Question: During recent negotiations regarding the release of political prisoners in Cuba did you seek to get clarity, through the Spanish, in the Alan Gross case? What is the status of his health?

Answer: We are using every available channel to push for Mr. Gross’ release. We continue to be concerned about Mr. Gross’ health.

PRN: 2010/920