With Cuba at Summit, US Seeks Renewed Ties With Latin America

April 07, 2015 12:56 AM
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The Summit of the Americas normally receives little media attention in the United States. But this year is different because Cuba, unlike previous years, is invited to the gathering in Panama (April 10-11). U.S. officials say President Obama will interact with Cuban President Raúl Castro for the first time since announcing steps to normalize U.S.-Cuba relations. VOA White House correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.