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Some in GOP object as US, Cuba plan embassies

Loud but hardly universal catcalls from Republicans underscored the obstacles and opportunities ahead as U.S. and Cuban leaders announced an opening of embassies in Havana and Washington and a resumption of diplomatic relations severed the year President Barack Obama was ...

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Congressional trips to Cuba in doubt

Charter flights from Miami to Havana are shown on a departures monitor at Miami International Airport recently in Miami. Questions over the communist government's eagerness or ability to accommodate a surge of new interest and possible investment from the United States has led them to push off all congressional visits until mid-April. AP Images

WASHINGTON — A series of trips to Cuba by U.S. lawmakers is in doubt amid questions over the communist government’s eagerness or ability to accommodate a surge of new interest and possible investment from the United States. American officials said ...

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Obama: US re-establishing relations with Cuba

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations with Cuba on Wednesday and declared an end to America’s “outdated approach” to the communist island in a historic shift aimed at ending a half-century of Cold War enmity. ...

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