April 13, 2009

President Obama eases restrictions on Cuba

It's not the end of the embargo, but it's a start...

The White House is preparing to announce that it is abandoning longstanding restrictions on family travel, remittances and gifts to Cuba, and is also taking steps to open up telecommunications with the island, a significant shift in policy that fulfills a promise President Obama made during his election campaign.

Posted by mcblogger at April 13, 2009 02:39 PM

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