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CUBA - U.S. DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS

U.S. Senators expect better relations with Cuba

On February 17, during a press conference at Havana’s Hotel Nacional, U.S. Senators Claire McCaskill, Mark Warner, and Amy Klobuchar expressed optimism in regards to the reestablishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, and the easing of restrictions on trade

Cuban minister receives U.S. senators

On February 16, Cuban minister, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, met with U.S. senators and Democratic Party members; Claire McCaskill, from Missouri, Amy Klobuchar, from Minnesota; and Mark Warner from Virginia

U.S. farmers support increased trade with Cuba

Some 30 agricultural organizations and companies have joined together to promote an end to the U.S. blockade of Cuba, describing it as a “self-imposed obstacle” to increased trade.

Cuban Foreign Minister receives U.S. Congressional delegation

Yesterday afternoon, January 19, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, received a delegation of Representatives and Senators from the United States Congress, during which topics of mutual interest were discussed.

New U.S. regulations on trade and travel to Cuba

The U.S. government has begun implementation of measures previously announced by President Obama, eliminating some restrictions on trade with Cuba, and travel to the country by U.S. citizens in certain categories. The economic, financial and commercial blockade remains in place, along with prohibitions on tourism and maritime travel.