White House urges Cuba to release Alan Gross

03.12.2011                      07.Kislev. 5772                      Wajeze

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White House urges Cuba to release Alan Gross

Spokesman Jay Carney says time for US contractor to return home, accuses Havana of trying to use him as a pawn.

The White House on Friday urged Cuba to immediately release jailed US contractor Alan Gross and accused Havana of trying to use him as a "pawn".
"It is past time for Mr. Gross to return home to his family where he belongs", White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters in response to a question. Carney said Gross's detention was "unjustified"….