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Cubans celebrate US visa reforms

3 August 2013 Last updated at 04:57 BST

The US has reformed the visa rules for Cubans who want to visit the country.

Instead of being valid for just six months - and one trip - visas will now be valid for five years and allow multiple entry.

Sarah Rainsford reports from Havana.

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