Obama: 'Time to Try Something New' in Cuba

The president sees benefits in America's shift in Cuba policy.
1:23 | 01/21/15

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And on Cuba. We are ending a policy that was long past its expiration. When what you're Dolan doesn't work for fifty years. It's time to try something no. And Cuba policy has the potential to end the legacy of mistrust in our hemisphere. It removes a phony excuse for restrictions in Cuba. Stands up for democratic values and extends the hand of friendship to the Cuban people. To miss your congress should begin the work of ending the embarked. Diplomacy. Is the work of small steps. These small steps it added up to new hope for the future if you. And after. Years in prison we are overjoyed that Alan gross is back where he belongs. Welcome home.

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