Obama, Castro hold first talk between nations in 50 years

April 11, 2015 7:58 PM

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Obama, Castro hold first talk between nations in 50 years

PANAMA CITY — President Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro met in the first sit-down talks between U.S. and Cuba in more than a half century Saturday afternoon.

Obama said the U.S. is ready to "turn the page" with Cuba but significant differences remain. "This is obviously an historic meeting," he said. After 50 years of policy that had not worked "it was time for us to try something new."

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