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CUBA - U.S. DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS

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.

Prominent individuals call on Obama to change Cuba policy

More than 40 influential individuals in the United States, of different political stripes, have written a letter calling upon President Barack Obama to use his executive powers to change U.S. policy toward Cuba.