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14/08/2015 The US Embassy in Havana re-opens after 54 years

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A brief history of America and Cuba

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US Embassy re-opens in Cuba

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Exclusive look inside U.S. Embassy in Havana

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The U.S. Re-Opens Our Embassy in Havana, Cuba

The reopening of the embassies is the most symbolic gesture to have come out of six months of intense negotiations aimed at restoring full diplomatic ties between the United States and Cuba. The number of diplomats assigned to each embassy and their duties continued to be an issue when it came to negotiations between Obama and Castro officials.