Cuba welcomes ambassador nomination but says Obama can do more
U.S. President Barack Obama's nomination of an ambassador to Cuba is welcome but he should still do more to normalize relations between the two countries during his remaining time in office, a senior Cuban government official said on Wednesday.
Gustavo Machin, the deputy director for U.S. affairs in the Cuban foreign ministry, told a news conference that Cuba will make those concerns known during a bilateral commission meeting on Friday in Washington.
"The Cuban delegation will point out the lack of advances of in the economic, commercial sphere," Machin said. "We consider... read more
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