US President Barack Obama Meets Cuban Counterpart Raul Castro in New York

September 29, 2015 6:22 PM

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US President Barack Obama Meets Cuban Counterpart Raul Castro in New York

United Nations: President Barack Obama met his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro today at the United Nations, all smiles after both renewed their calls for an end to the United States trade embargo against Havana.

The leaders of the former Cold War rivals shook hands at the start of what was their second meeting, after an historic encounter in April at the Summit of the Americas in Panama.

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