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Unformatted text preview: stration already showed an openness to engagement with Cuba in 2009 by removing restrictions on travel and remittances for Cuban Americans. But with Fidel Castro, 86, retired and President Ra úl Castro, 81, leading a many have begun urging President Obama to go further and update American policy by putting a priority on assistance for Cubans seeking more economic independence from the government.¶ “Maintaining this embargo, maintaining this hostility, all it does is strengthen and embolden the hardliners ,” said Carlos Saladrigas, a Cuban exile and cochairman of the Cuba Study Group in Washington, which advocates engagement with Cuba. “What we should be doing is helping the reformers.”
bureaucracy that is divided on the pace and scope of change, Appeasement now – European Union trading partners disregard the embargo
(Clif Burns, Writer for Export Law, “OFAC Fines American Express $5 Million for Doing Business in Europe” July 23, 2013 http://www.exportlawbl...
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This note was uploaded on 10/27/2013 for the course DEBATE 101 taught by Professor None during the Summer '12 term at University of California, Berkeley.
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