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President Trump Announces Changes to US-Cuba Policy

President Trump Announces Changes to US-Cuba Policyā€¯

Marriott said in a statement that the "full effect on our current and planned operations in Cuba may depend on related forthcoming regulations".

At the same time, there will be strict enforcement of authorized exemptions that allow travel between the USA and Cuba.

While Trump plans to roll back Obama Cuba policies that have significantly buoyed the island's economy, he does not intend to break the diplomatic relations re-established in 2015 - 54 years after they had been severed.

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Republican Gov. Chris Christie has urged the Trump administration to make Chesimard's return to the United States part of any change in Cuba policy.

Cuba's foreign minister rejected President Donald Trump's new policy toward the island, saying Monday that "we will never negotiate under pressure or under threat" and refusing to return USA fugitives who have received asylum in Cuba. Some U.S. companies are attempting to do business on the island - though at least a few have given up that idea, after learning how Cuban leaders treat private enterprise.

Foreign hoteliers will continue to open properties to meet the increasing demand for luxury hotels. With Americans unable to visit as tourists, only permitted through 12 categories, like educational travel, some expect the number of tourists to drop off, affecting further hotel construction. Instead, the policy sets the stage for two principal changes: (1) prohibiting financial transactions involving the Cuban military, intelligence, and security services, with some exceptions; and (2) prohibiting individual "people-to-people" travel, while also requiring increased scrutiny of travel by the Treasury Department.

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At a press conference in the Austrian capital, Minister Rodriguez said that Cuba is ready to continue talks on pending bilateral issues with the U.S. government, but will never negotiate any matter inherent to the sovereignty and independence of the Cuban people.

"I am canceling the last administration's completely one-sided deal with Cuba", Trump said, criticizing Obama for ignoring the human rights abuses of the Castro regime.

Not reinstate the "wet foot, dry foot" policy the Obama Administration previously ended, which had permitted Cubans who arrived in the US without a visa to become permanent residents.

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Earlier on Radio Times, host Marty Moss-Coane talked to Christopher Sabatini lecturer at the School of worldwide and Public Affairs at Columbia University, and Roger Noriega, of the American Enterprise Institute, on their perspectives of US-Cuba relations.



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