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Cuba and the US: A year of change

On 17 December 2014, US President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro announced the historic decision to put decades of Cold War hostility behind them and re-establish long-frozen diplomatic ties.

The move caught most people by surprise.

The BBC's Will Grant discusses the last year with the US Charge d'Affaires in Havana, ambassador Jeffrey DeLaurentis.

  • 17 Dec 2015
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