Why the Opening Between Cuba and the U.S.?

Leading Cuba Analyst explains the Thaw

May 24, 2015

Why are Cuba and the U.S. restoring diplomatic relations? Journalist Ann Louise Bardach says Cuba desperately needs to open up its economy now that its patron, Venezuela, can no longer play the role of sugar daddy. And Raul Castro is finally stepping out of the shadow of his ailing brother Fidel.

 

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