- From the Bay of Pigs invasion to ZunZuneo, covert U.S. plots to foment revolution in Cuba have failed.
- Five Latin American governments have recalled ambassadors from Israel over fighting in Gaza, and more may follow suit. Israel reacted with very strong words.
- The Dutch need the top two men to rise to the occasion in order to beat the two-time world champions in the semifinal.
- Argentina will be hoping for a repeat of the 1978 World Cup final when they take on the Netherlands in Wednesday’s semifinal.