Obama's Cuba opening hits early obstacles, faces struggle with Congress




 
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January 3rd, 2015  
News Manager
 

Topic: Obama's Cuba opening hits early obstacles, faces struggle with Congress


By Roberta Rampton and Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Only two-and-a-half weeks after U.S. President Barack Obama announced a historic prisoner exchange and re-establishment of long-broken ties with Cuba, his new policy is encountering obstacles that threaten to flare up when Congress returns next week. Questions surrounding Havana's human rights record and the promised release of Cuban detainees have the potential to inflame anti-Havana passions on Capitol Hill, where the House and Senate are expected to hold hearings soon after they resume on Tuesday. ...




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January 3rd, 2015  
tetvet
 
Would that nut case we have for a President quit getting us into this situations , could he just do his two years and go away .
January 4th, 2015  
MontyB
 
 
Biased much?

Egypt imprisons journalists for reporting and gets millions in aid, Ukraine kills thousands of its own people and gets aid, Israel kills 2000+ people including 500 children and not only gets aid but rushed deliveries of weapons and ammunition to ensure that it wont run out, Cuba arrests 50 people and then releases them and that is cause for concern at congress?

I am not sure I understand the priority list.
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