US to Reopen Embassy in Cuba

Diplomatic relations with Cuba will resume July 20th.
0:50 | 07/01/15

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And tonight, Cuba and the United States taking a step closer, about to re-open embassies in each other's capitols. Families in Havana watching president Obama's announcement carried live an Cuban TV. Jim Avila who broke the news of the diplomatic breakthrough in December with the new details tonight. Reporter: Amy here at the once and now future home of the Cuban embassy, they're ready to raise the flag on the newly installed flag pole. The ambassador showing us the flag ready to be hoisted over the refurbished site the week of July 20th. In Havana, the American embassy has been spruced up as well for its re-opening this month. Both presidents saying today that there are many issues still to be resolved, but now diplomats are free to travel nationwide and meet with the people.

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