After saying he was generally supportive of Barack Obama’s Cuba policy during the Republican primaries, by the time of the US election Donald Trump had changed his tune and promised he would roll back the Obama-era opening to the island.

Sample the FT’s top stories for a week You select the topic, we deliver the news. Select topic Enter email addressInvalid email Sign up By signing up you confirm that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions, cookie policy and privacy policy. In the next few weeks, the White House is expected to announce its post-Obama Cuba policy. We will see which one of Trump’s views prevails. There is an accepted — though false — wisdom that Trump owes his election victory in Florida to his shift to the hard line. Thanks to this, we fear it is still likely he will turn back the clock on diplomatic relations, jeopardising the US investment and trade that emerged under the Obama-era changes.



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U.S. News, AP
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Emily Swanson and Michael Weissenstein, Washington Post
3/21/17 Cuba starts offering home internet service, but few are buying
Fox News
3/21/17 Current Record
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Nora Gámez Torres, Miami Herald
3/16/17 Cuba offers Colombia 1,000 medical school scholarships
AP, Washington Post
3/15/17 Major League Baseball smuggling case going to jury on Wednesday
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3/14/17 Cuba tries to reboot its creaky state news apparatus
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3/13/17 Two airlines already calling it quits in Cuba
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3/12/17 The first Cuba tourism boom is over. Here comes the next wave: cruises
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