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Reestablishing connections with the island nation and its people

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 08:17 PM EST

Castro Open to Dialogue With Trump, But With Caveat

Castro Open to Dialogue With Trump, But With Caveat

Cuban President Raul Castro talked about his government's willingness to continue bilateral negotiations with the new U.S. administration, without making concessions to its sovereignty, on Wednesday. "Cuba...

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 05:55 PM EST

Gov. Rick Scott Threatens Ports That Do Business with Cuba

Gov. Rick Scott Threatens Ports That Do Business with Cuba

Gov. Rick Scott is threatening that Florida ports could lose state money if they do business with Cuba.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 07:31 AM EST

US, Cuban Interior Ministry Sign Law-Enforcement Deal

US, Cuban Interior Ministry Sign Law-Enforcement Deal

The Obama administration and Cuba's Interior Ministry have agreed to share information on international criminal activity such as terrorism, human trafficking and money laundering despite Republican objections...

Saturday, Jan 14, 2017 at 06:12 PM EST

Cuba Sees Explosion in Internet Access as Ties with US Grow

Cuba Sees Explosion in Internet Access as Ties with US Grow

Two days before Christmas, Luis Gonzalez received a little Chinese modem from Cuba's state-owned telecommunications company.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:10 PM EST

President-Elect Trump's Previous Wet Foot, Dry Foot Comments

President-Elect Trump's Previous Wet Foot, Dry Foot Comments

President-elect Donald Trump has yet to comment on President Obama's decision to drop the wet foot, dry foot policy for Cubans but he has spoken about it at least twice in the last year.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 06:44 PM EST

Reaction Mixed After Elimination of 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot'

Reaction Mixed After Elimination of 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot'

Cubans can still seek political asylum, but now they'll be treated the same way the U.S. Government treats migrants from anywhere else in the world.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:01 AM EST

The End of the Cuban Medical Professional Parole Program

The End of the Cuban Medical Professional Parole Program

With the announcement of the reversal of the 'wet foot, dry foot' policy, also comes the elimination of the Cuban Medical Professional Parole Program.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:02 AM EST

How Policy Change Impacts Cuban Migrants

How Policy Change Impacts Cuban Migrants

Now, after the Obama administration ended the ‘wet foot, dry foot’ policy, the Coast Guard, US Customs and Border Protection agents, and Immigration agents are playing a whole new ball game when it comes to...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 05:12 PM EST

Sen. Marco Rubio Comments on Reversal of Wet Foot, Dry Foot

Sen. Marco Rubio Comments on Reversal of Wet Foot, Dry Foot

Florida Senator Marco Rubio sharply criticized the Obama Administration's announcement that it is ending the 'wet foot, dry foot' policy as part of the ongoing normalization with the Castro regime.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:05 AM EST

South Florida Cubans React to 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Change

South Florida Cubans React to 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Change

In South Florida, which is home to the largest Cuban exile community, there was mixed reaction to President Obama scraping the 'wet foot, dry foot' policy.

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