President Barack Obama announces the U.S. will reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba in Washington

President Barack Obama announces the U.S. will reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba in Washington

President Barack Obama, joined by Vice President Joe Biden, announces that the United States will reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba, at the White House in Washington, D.C. on July 1, 2015. Obama announced expanded diplomatic relations with Cuba and the plan to open an embassy in the near future. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI

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