U.S. & Cuba´s opening move.
President Barack Obama (L) greets Cuban President Raul Castro during the official memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela at FNB Stadium December 10, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. President Obama announced the U.S. will re-establish its diplomatic relations with Cuba, and open economic and travel ties between the two nations after a decades-long embargo. (Photo Credit : Getty)
Last december, Cuban President Raul Castro and U.S. President Barack Obama agreed to an exchange of prisoners being held on espionage charges. In addition, Washington and Havana agreed to reinitiate diplomatic relations between the two countries. The agreement did not include ending the U.S. embargo on Cuba, because it requires congressional approval. According to Stratfor in its ” The Geopolitics of U.S.-Cuba relations” the agreement is just an opening move, with a long way to go. READ REPORT HERE