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-# @(#)northamerica 8.18
+# @(#)northamerica 8.19
# <pre>
# also includes Central America and the Caribbean
@@ -2187,6 +2187,23 @@ Zone America/Costa_Rica -5:36:20 - LMT 1890 # San Jose
# says Cuban clocks will advance at midnight on March 10.
# For lack of better information, assume Cuba will use US rules,
# except that it switches at midnight standard time as usual.
+#
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2007-10-25):
+# Carlos Alberto Fonseca Arauz informed me that Cuba will end DST one week
+# earlier - on the last Sunday of October, just like in 2006.
+#
+# He supplied these references:
+#
+# http://www.prensalatina.com.mx/article.asp?ID=%7B4CC32C1B-A9F7-42FB-8A07-8631AFC923AF%7D&language=ES
+# http://actualidad.terra.es/sociedad/articulo/cuba_llama_ahorrar_energia_cambio_1957044.htm
+#
+# From Alex Kryvenishev (2007-10-25):
+# Here is also article from Granma (Cuba):
+#
+# [Regira] el Horario Normal desde el [proximo] domingo 28 de octubre
+# http://www.granma.cubaweb.cu/2007/10/24/nacional/artic07.html
+#
+# http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_cuba03.html
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Cuba 1928 only - Jun 10 0:00 1:00 D
@@ -2218,9 +2235,8 @@ Rule Cuba 1997 only - Oct 12 0:00s 0 S
Rule Cuba 1998 1999 - Mar lastSun 0:00s 1:00 D
Rule Cuba 1998 2003 - Oct lastSun 0:00s 0 S
Rule Cuba 2000 2006 - Apr Sun>=1 0:00s 1:00 D
-Rule Cuba 2006 only - Oct lastSun 0:00s 0 S
+Rule Cuba 2006 max - Oct lastSun 0:00s 0 S
Rule Cuba 2007 max - Mar Sun>=8 0:00s 1:00 D
-Rule Cuba 2007 max - Nov Sun>=1 0:00s 0 S
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone America/Havana -5:29:28 - LMT 1890