Havana Syndrome Can’t Be Cured
Even the CIA has debunked “Havana syndrome” — the belief that hypersonic weapons are making American diplomats sick — but diehards in the media and Congress won’t let it go.
Since late 2016, diplomats, first in Havana and then elsewhere, began falling ill with migraines, dizziness, and a host of other symptoms. Credulous journalists quickly bought the idea that it was an enemy attack. After all, it originated in Cuba! Julia Ioffe — first for GQ, then for Puck — hyped the “terrifying directed-energy attacks on diplomats […]