Last updated on: 12/17/2014 | Author: ProCon.org

President Obama Announces Restoration of Diplomatic Relations with Cuba

President Obama Announces Restoration of Diplomatic Relations with Cuba – The United States will open an embassy in Havana, release three Cuban spies, and ease travel and remittance restrictions. Cuba has agreed to free 53 political prisoners, American contractor Alan Gross, and an unnamed intelligence agent who had been imprisoned for nearly 20 years.