- AP Conversation: Rubio on his Cuban roots, island's future Updated: Nov-19-15 6:30 am
ORLANDO, Florida - As Marco Rubio campaigns for the Republican presidential nomination, he's pledging to bring generational change to Washington. Yet Rubio's policy toward Cuba hinges on reinstating a half-century-old diplomatic freeze that failed to unseat the communist government on the island where his parents were born.
- Timeline of key dates in Cuba-US relations Updated: Nov-19-15 3:30 am
Key events in U.S.-Cuba relations:
- Cuba's Raul Castro visits Mexico to renew relations Updated: Nov-06-15 3:53 pm
MERIDA, Mexico - The presidents of Mexico and Cuba stressed mutual interests and admiration on Friday, announcing new accords and closer political ties after more than a decade of chilly relations.
- Mexico seeks to boost economic ties with Raul Castro visit Updated: Nov-05-15 9:44 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexicans are looking to increase trade with Cuba as President Raul Castro makes his first state visit to Mexico, and the first such trip since relations between the two countries went cold in the early 2000s.