Summary of the Panama Summit

April 12th, 2015   Theme: Cuba Libre!

U.S. president Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raúl Castro had an historical face-to-face chat during the Panama summit, which was the first between U.S. and Cuban heads of state since 1956, WLRN reports. WLRN writes further that the new policy engagement with Cuba won’t turn Cuba into a democratic country with respect for human rights over a night, but that it gives the U.S. a better position to promote it after a half a century of isolating the island nation.

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