Yes, my family had to flee Cuba. But staying mad about it doesn’t achieve anything.
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Yes, my family had to flee Cuba. But staying mad about it doesn’t achieve anything.

Eric Zurita | Special To The Washington Post - March 25, 2016

During one of the first phone conversations I had with Papi after he left Cuba, I asked him to send me a bicycle with an umbrella attached…

US signs trade deal with Argentina during Obama trip
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US signs trade deal with Argentina during Obama trip

AFP - March 23, 2016

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – The United States and Argentina sealed a major trade deal on the first day of President Barack Obama's visit Wednesday, bolstering the efforts of his counterpart…

Obama addresses the Cuban nation in historic Havana visit
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Obama addresses the Cuban nation in historic Havana visit

Juliet Eilperin and Karen DeYoung | The Washington Post - March 22, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – "Sí se puede," U.S. President Barack Obama told the Cuban people Tuesday in a nationwide address that promised a new beginning and a bright future together.…

Obama, Castro hail ‘new day’ for US-Cuba relations
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Obama, Castro hail ‘new day’ for US-Cuba relations

Andrew Beatty and Sebastian Smith | AFP - March 21, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – U.S. President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart Raúl Castro vowed Monday in Havana to set aside their differences in pursuit of what the…

Obama promises human rights talk with Castro
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Obama promises human rights talk with Castro

AFP - March 14, 2016

HAVANA, Cuba – U.S. President Barack Obama, who visits Cuba in a week, promised dissidents he would directly discuss human rights issues with their president, Raúl Castro, in…

Nicaraguan comedian who trashes Ticos barred from entering Costa Rica
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Nicaraguan comedian who trashes Ticos barred from entering Costa Rica

AFP - March 10, 2016

A Nicaraguan comedian who insults Costa Ricans in online videos was barred on Thursday from entering Costa Rica for personal safety and public order reasons, officials said.…

Obama to make historic visit to Cuba in March
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Obama to make historic visit to Cuba in March

Andrew Beatty | AFP - February 18, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Barack Obama will become the first U.S. president to visit Cuba in almost a century next month, a symbolic visit that will cast off…

Costa Rica’s Solís calls for ‘more substantive’ Central America integration
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Costa Rica’s Solís calls for ‘more substantive’ Central America integration

AFP - February 18, 2016

GUATEMALA CITY – It's time to leave the rhetoric aside, said Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solís as he kicked off a four-day visit to Guatemala Thursday…

Cuba’s Raúl Castro on grand bridge-building France trip
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Cuba’s Raúl Castro on grand bridge-building France trip

Martine Nouaille and Alexandre Grosbois | AFP - January 30, 2016

PARIS – Cuba's Communist President Raúl Castro will be welcomed under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris during a rare state visit Monday to showcase his island's warming…

US opens greater channels for trade, air links with Cuba
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US opens greater channels for trade, air links with Cuba

Brian Murphy | The Washington Post - January 26, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States took another step Tuesday to roll back restrictions with Cuba, opening financial channels for greater trade and clearing some obstacles to air…