In Cuba, U.S. senators see path for end to U.S. embargo

February 17, 2015 4:30 PM

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HAVANA (Reuters) - Three U.S. Democratic senators visiting Havana said on Tuesday that there could be enough Republicans who support lifting a trade embargo on Cuba to dismantle it in Congress.

The United States and Cuba agreed on Dec. 17 to restore diplomatic relations after more than five decades of hostility. U.S. President Barack Obama has already started to lift barriers to trade and travel.

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